Accession Number : AD0785105

Title :   A Brief Survey of the History of the Development of Electroencephalography,,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Rusinov,V. S. ; Mayorchik,V. E.

Report Date : 05 AUG 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : Electroencephalography is a branch of electrophysiology of the central nervous system, that is concerned with studying the principles of electrical activity in the brain. This is one of the most widespread, modern methods of investigating the activity of the brain; it is based upon recording the electrical potentials which are an ingredient of the active state of every excitable tissue of the organism.

Descriptors :   *Electroencephalography, History, Surveys, Medical equipment, Electrophysiology, Brain, Central nervous system, USSR, Translations

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE