electroencephalogram


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to electroencephalogram: electromyography, epilepsy

e·lec·tro·en·ceph·a·lo·gram

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-ĕn-sĕf′ə-lə-grăm′)
n.
1. A graphic record of the electrical activity of the brain as recorded by an electroencephalograph.
2. The procedure performed to produce such a record.

electroencephalogram

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊɛnˈsɛfələˌɡræm)
n
(Medicine) med the tracing obtained from an electroencephalograph. Abbreviation: EEG

e•lec•tro•en•ceph•a•lo•gram

(ɪˌlɛk troʊ ɛnˈsɛf ə ləˌgræm)

n.
a graphic record produced by an electroencephalograph. Abbr.: EEG

e·lec·tro·en·ceph·a·lo·gram

(ĭ-lĕk′trō-ĕn-sĕf′ə-lə-grăm′)
A recording of the electrical activity of the brain. It is used to diagnose abnormalities of the brain. ♦ The machine used to record an electroencephalogram is called an electroencephalograph.

electroencephalogram

(EEG) A recording of the pattern of the electrical impulses of a patient’s brain made using electroencephalography.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.electroencephalogram - a graphical record of electrical activity of the brain; produced by an electroencephalograph
graph, graphical record - a visual representation of the relations between certain quantities plotted with reference to a set of axes
Translations
elektroencefalogram
elektro-encefalogram

electroencephalogram

[ɪˌlektrəʊenˈsefələˌgræm] Nelectroencefalograma m

electroencephalogram

[ɪˌlɛktrəʊɛnˈsɛfələgræm] nélectroencéphalogramme m

electroencephalogram

[ɪˌlɛktrəʊɛnˈsɛfələˌgræm] nelettroencefalogramma m

e·lec·tro·en·ceph·a·lo·gram

n. electroencefalograma, registro obtenido de una encefalografía.

electroencephalogram (EEG)

n electroencefalograma m (EEG)
References in periodicals archive ?
Many researchers have tried to ascertain these effects using various parameters and attempts have also been made to observe the effects of odor on brain's electrical activity using electroencephalogram (EEG).
In the scientific journal Human Brain Mapping they illustrate how a self-learning algorithm decodes human brain signals that were measured by an electroencephalogram (EEG).
The electroencephalogram (EEG) is one test used to diagnose seizures.
Electroencephalogram (EEG), magnetoencephalogram (MEG), event-related potential (ERP), and functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), and brain-computer interface (BCI) techniques are covered, with an emphasis on the biophysical basis of acquired signal, source localization, and valid post-processing of data.
As mentioned in the introduction of the article, the three main characteristics of West syndrome include :1) infantile spasms, 2) regression and retardation in psychomotor development and 3) appearance of hypsarryhtmia on electroencephalogram.
The team has devised a technique where brain waves will be used to log in and authenticate user identities with the use of headsets with a built-in electroencephalogram (EEG).
Electrocardiogram (ECG) and electroencephalogram (EEG) readings were taken showing electrical activity in the heart and brain.
Electrocardiogram and electroencephalogram readings were taken showing electrical activity in the heart and brain.
The BAR monitoring system measures a patient brain electrical activity, electroencephalogram (EEG), to indicate how deeply anaesthetised a patient is during an operation via an adhesive sensor applied to the forehead.
These electroencephalogram patterns differ from those of controls, in particular over lateral frontoparietal electrodes.
Texas Instruments introduced the first in a family of fully integrated analog front ends (AFEs) for portable and high-end electrocardiogram (ECG) and electroencephalogram (EEG) equipment.
The role of electroencephalogram (EEG) depth of anaesthesia monitoring in clinical practice is controversial (1,2).