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Electromyography (EMG): What you need to know  
Abstract:  This brochure explains electromyography (EMG), which measures nerve and muscle function. Included are descriptions of the two parts of the test, nerve conduction study and electrical activity measurement, as well as instructions to follow on the day of the study and directions to UWMC and the EMG/SEP Lab.
Author: Electrodiagnostic Medicine Service (EMG and SEP)
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 1998, June 1, 2013
UWMC Availability:  Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic; EEG, EMG and Clinical Neurophysiology/Neurology; Electrodiagnostic Medicine Service (EMG and SEP); 8S (Rehab Medicine Clinic)
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Neurological Disorders; Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject(s):  Neuromuscular Diseases; Electromyography
Language(s):  English; Spanish; Vietnamese
Audience:  Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Technical
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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