END 1102 Introduction to Electroencephalography (EEG)
Provides basic knowledge of electroencephalography, understanding EEG concepts utilized for diagnosis of various cerebral disorders. Includes history, development, basic neurophysiology concepts of EEG, normal and abnormal brain wave patterns in adults and children, with emphasis on instrumentation and recording techniques. Two classroom, six lab hours per week.
Prerequisites: ALH 1101 and END 1101
- Describe the processes in which an electroneurodiagnostic technician establishes rapport with the patient and patient’s family.
- Identify the procedures for providing a safe recording environment.
- Explain the process for evaluating and documenting patient procedures.
- Identify the steps to prepare the basic data sheet (“tech sheet”).
- Describe the foundational principles of performing an EEG.
Credit Hours: 4
- Classroom: 2 hours
- Lab: 6 hours
- Division: Health Sciences
- Department: Electroneurodiagnostic Technology
- Repeatable Credit: No
- Offered Online: No