Neurophysiology

 

The Department of Clinical Neurophysiology at Cork University Hospital offers the full range of Neurophysiology investigations. 

Investigations

  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Video Telemetry EEG (Long Term Monitoring)
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Tests
  • Evoked Potentials (VEP)
  • Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS)
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Repetitive and Single Fibre EMG

 

Referrals

Referrals for Clinical Neurophysiology can be  through you GP (directly) or  by Consultant .

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Referral Criteria

For EEG

  • Suspected Seizures
  • Confusional States ( Encephalitis) .
  • Following consultation with a Neurologist.

For EMG

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Ulnar Neuropathy at the Elbow.
  • Following Consultation or review with a Consultant.

Other Tests

  • Following review by Consultant Neurologist or Neurosurgeon.

 

Neurophysiology