Clinical neurophysiologists are required to have expertise in a number of different diagnostic and monitoring modalities. This unit will use a case based approach to cover the most commonly used diagnostic techniques (other than EEG) and will focus on nerve conduction studies and sensory evoked potential recordings.
Online learning, webinars and/or discussion forums, 1 day face-to-face workshop (compulsory)
Quizzes (10%); 2 x short answer questions (20%); clinical case reviews (10%) report writing (10%); participation in the generation and peer review of assessment items (10%); final exam (40%). Students must score a minimum of 50% in the exam to pass the unit of study.
Clinical Neurophysiology, edited by Devon I. Rubin, Jasper R. Daube, 4th Edition; Electromyography and Neuromuscular Disorders: Clinical-Electrophysiologic Correlations by Preston, David C and Shapiro, Barbara, 3rd Edition.