This unit provides an overview of the neuromuscular, central nervous system, and neurosurgical disorders commonly encountered in clinical neurophysiology laboratories. Presenting symptoms, diagnoses and the application of common neurophysiological techniques are explored.
online lectures, webinars, discussion forums
Online quizzes (10%); short answer clinical cases (10%); short answer questions (20%); participation in generation and peer review of assessment items (10%); participation in online discussion forums (10%); online exam (40%). Students must score a minimum of 50% in the exam to pass the unit of study.
Electromyography and neuromuscular disorders: clinicalelectrophysiologic correlations by Preston, David C; Shapiro, Barbara Ellen; 2013. Merritt's Neurology by Louis, Elan D; Mayer, Stephan A; Rowland, Lewis P; 2016
This unit is suitable for students with clinical experience. If you have not practised we recommend that you complete CLNP5001 Basic Sciences in Clinical Neurophysiology and CLNP5003 Clinical Neurophysiology Techniques prior to undertaking this unit of study.