Definition of electroencephalography in English:


Line breaks: elec¦tro|en¦ceph¦al|og¦raphy
Pronunciation: /ɪˌlɛktrəʊɪnˌsɛfəˈlɒgrəfi
, -ˌkɛf-/


[mass noun]
  • The measurement of electrical activity in different parts of the brain and its recording as a visual trace (on paper or on an oscilloscope screen).
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    • Many different specialties use electroencephalography services.
    • The goal of brain wave biofeedback is to teach people to control their own brain wave patterns using electroencephalography feedback.
    • Useful clinical investigations for the diagnosis of RS are electroencephalography monitoring and brain magnetic resonance imaging studies.

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