Anales del Sistema Sanitario de Navarra
versión impresa ISSN 1137-6627
Clinical Neurophysiology is a medical speciality whose aim is the study of the nervous and muscular system for diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic purposes. This article analyses the basic objective pursued by this discipline, the techniques it employs and its recognition as a medical speciality. The article briefly reviews its definition and scope, how it is structured at present and the future possibilities it offers.
Palabras clave : Clinical Neurophysiology; Electroencephalography; Electromyography; Evoked potentials; Sleep.