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In-House Or Contractual Neuromonitoring Company: Where To Work?

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IOM Jobs: In-House Or With A Contractual Neuromonitoring Company: Pros And Cons
With the amount of people looking to get into neuromonitoring, and some of the larger companies slowing down their hiri
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Direct Motor Evoked Potentials Using Surface Electrodes: Pros and Cons

Direct Motor Evoked Potentials Using Surface Electrodes: Pros and Cons | Intraoperative Neuromonitoring | Scoop.it
Direct Motor Evoked Potentials
Continuing on from the post about intraoperative monitoring for gliomas (and trying my best not to ramble on too much in this post), I'd like to discuss some pros and
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Variability In Somatosensory Evoked Potential Test: Summing It Up

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Somatosensory Evoked Potential Test Variability
In my previous 2 post about temporal dispersion and somatosensory evoked potential test variability, I went over how to ID trial-to-trial variability,
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Final post on SSEP variability.

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How To Handle Variable Intraoperative Somatosensory Evoked Potentials

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Intraoperative Somatosensory Evoked Potentials
With our patient population getting older (the motor conduction slows by 0.4–1.7 m/s per decade after 20 years and the sensory by 2–4 m/s), overwei
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What to do when IOM SSEP baselines aren't so great.

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Intraoperative Monitoring For Gliomas… With Some New Toys

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Glioma Surgery... Is Intraoperative Monitoring Wort It?
Glioma tumors in the brain (which is a common malignant brain tumor) provides a intraoperative monitoring conundrum for the surgeon.

Typical
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Different way to use direct cortical motor evoked potentials.

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CNIM Test Prep: Constant Voltage Vs. Constant Current

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Preparing For The CNIM Test: Constant Voltage Vs. Constant Current
While studying for the CNIM test, you might have come across some questions on stimulation parameters. Here's a quick overview of co
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Constant current vs constant voltage using Ohm's law. Good info for the CNIM exam.

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Neuromonitoring Jobs: Beefing Up Your Resume

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How To Adapt Your Résumé To Land Neuromonitoring Jobs...
If you've been a neuromonitoring professional for some time, chances are you've been tempted to check out some other neuromonitoring jobs
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Deep Brain Stimulation in Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders

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Written by renowned authorities in the field, Deep Brain Stimulation in Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders discusses today s most current and cutting-edge applications of DBS.
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There was about 8-10 questions on the DABNM written exam on DBS. There's a good portion of it free to read on Google Books.

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Popliteal fossa

Highly tested... Note. At end of video, the tibial nerve does not branch into anterior posterior, that is just muscular branch and DJ said he was going to te...
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About to publish a new post about the Pop Fossa response. I used this anantomy video of the popliteal fossa on my site.

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Triggered EMG Signal Loss For Thyroidectomy, Big Whoop?

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Triggered EMG for Total Thyroidectomy
In one of my previous post, I wrote about monitoring the recurrent laryngeal nerve with triggered EMG and the possibility of giving the surgeon misinformation. T
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Total Thyroidectomy shouldn't be continued if you lose your triggered EMG response. These authors disagree, do you?

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Transpsoas Lateral Approach to the L4-L5 Disc

Free Preview Hyun Bae, MD and Timothy Davis, MD, DABNM Full length available at vjortho.com VJO Catalog # 8029
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NuVasive Management Discusses Q4 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha

NuVasive Management Discusses Q4 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha | Intraoperative Neuromonitoring | Scoop.it
NuVasive Management Discusses Q4 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Seeking Alpha
We generated $39 million in U.S. Intraoperative Monitoring service revenue in 2012, which was slightly shy of earlier expectations.
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Neuromonitoring Job: Preparing For The Interview

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Interviewing For A Neuromonitoring Job
If you got the call for an interview for a neuromonitoring job, then you've already wowed them with your killer IONM résumé. Now comes the part that everyone
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Neuromonitoring job interview info...

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7 Reasons To Love Sugammadex For Neurophysiological Monitoring

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Neurophysiologic Intraoperative Monitoring With Sugammadex
Let me start off by saying, I have no experience with the use of Sugammadex during neurophysiological monitoring. The drug was denied FDA cl
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Follow Up Post: SSEP Increased Variability vs. Increased Latency

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SSEP Increased Variability vs. Increased Latency: A question from a reader...
In my last post, I talked about using the waterfall function to better determine your SSEP baselines, as well as how usi
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SSEP variability in nerve monitoring in the operating room

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How To Get Your First Neuromonitoring Job: Q & A

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Neuromonitoring Job
Since I started this website, I get emails and calls all the time about how to get a neuromonitoring job with no CNIM. I'm glad to help, but feel like I end up saying a lot of the
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CNIM Exam Prep: Understanding Far-Field Potentials

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CNIM Exam Preparation: Far-Field Responses
I've been asking a couple readers what they were having trouble with when preparing for the CNIM exam. In the last post, I went over when to use constant vo
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7 Ways To Assure Beutiful Intraoperative Nerve Action Potentials (NAP)

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Intraoperative Nerve Action Potentials (NAP) Optimization
Intraoperative nerve action potentials allow testing of the peripheral nerve through physiological means. A surgeon uses the information you
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How to set up your CNAP to get a reliable wave. Peripheral nerve neuromonitoring.

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Reason #1 You Didn’t Pass The DABNM Oral Examination. You Weren’t Right… Enough.

Reason #1 You Didn’t Pass The DABNM Oral Examination. You Weren’t Right… Enough. | Intraoperative Neuromonitoring | Scoop.it
How To Pass The DABNM Oral Examination
Let's not kid ourselves here... the DABNM oral examination is one tough exam. I've taken clinical boards, national boards, Florida state boards and the boards f
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A helpful hint for those looking to pass the DABNM oral examination.

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The P14 Potential: What You Need To Know

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SSEP P14 Potential: One Of The Unknown Obligates
Do you use a P14 potential for SSEP in the upper extremity?

I didn't think so (don't worry, I don't either). But if you took a CNIM or DABNM exam,
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Quick overview of P14 potential and when it might actually be of benefit over N13 potential.

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Clinical Neurophysiology, 2/e

Clinical Neurophysiology, 2/e | Intraoperative Neuromonitoring | Scoop.it
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Never done electrocochleography and probably never will. Still reading about it though. Good consice guide.

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Musculoskeletal News Roundup 28-Feb-13 - HealthpointCapital

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 28-Feb-13 - HealthpointCapital | Intraoperative Neuromonitoring | Scoop.it
Musculoskeletal News Roundup 28-Feb-13 HealthpointCapital XLIF is a minimally invasive surgical procedure performed through the side of the body utilizing proprietary neuromonitoring and an integrated portfolio of instruments and specialized...
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Careers in Surgical Neurophysiology: What Baseball Teaches Us ...

Careers in Surgical Neurophysiology: What Baseball Teaches Us ... | Intraoperative Neuromonitoring | Scoop.it
As much as the employer wants and needs the CNIM (a professional technologist certified in intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring,) many IONM companies will unwittingly extend low-ball salary offers to prospective ...
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Intraoperative Neuromonitoring Market in the US 2012-2016 - MarketResearchReports.Biz

Intraoperative Neuromonitoring Market in the US 2012-2016 - MarketResearchReports.Biz | Intraoperative Neuromonitoring | Scoop.it

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Intraoperative Neuromonitoring market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 7.98 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the huge patient population with various neurological disorders. The Intraoperative Neuromonitoring market in the US has also been witnessing the trend of increasing mergers and acquisitions. However, the highly fragmented market could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.
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