by Dr Suraj Perera and reviewed by Dr Allan Scott


The EEGLearning outcomes:


By the end of this module you should be able to:


  • explain the features of a normal EEG


  • describe abnormalities that can be found on EEGs


  • list the uses of EEGs in epilepsy and other neurological illnesses


  • describe a typical sleep EEG


  • explain the use of EEGs in psychiatric practice


  • list the effects drugs and alcohol can have on EEGs.


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