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Unit of study_

Clinical Neurophysiology Techniques - CLNP5003

Year - 2020

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.

Classes
Online learning, webinars and/or discussion forums, 1 day face-to-face workshop (compulsory)

Assessment
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.

Textbooks
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.

Co-requisites

CLNP5001

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Clinical Neurophysiology
Study Mode: Distance education/intensive on campus
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Associate Professor James Burrell
HECS Band: 3
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