Pediatric EMG & NCS

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Sanjeev Nandedkar, Ph.D.

With over 30 years of experience, Sanjeev is an award winning author, editor and reviewer, researcher, instrument design engineer, teacher, and clinical expert in the EMG field. He has delivered lectures, workshops and seminars in over 25 countries at universities, hospitals and EMG conferences. As an editor, Sanjeev started the “EMG on DVD” series. In collaboration with other clinicians, he developed Motor Unit Number Index (MUNIX) along with Multi-motor unit Analysis (MMA) and Turns & Amplitude (TA) methods available on Natus EMG systems. His primary research interest is in Automatic analysis of EMG signals, Modeling EMG signals and Technical aspects of EMG waveforms. Sanjeev is currently a Senior Consultant at Natus Neuro.

Objectives:
Electrodiagnostic studies in the pediatric population are challenging. I will describe some techniques to aid the needle EMG examination. The reference values for nerve conduction studies will be reviewed.

Intended Audience:
DPs, technical and clinical support specialists, end-users, researchers.