British Society for Clinical Neurophysiology promote and encourage for the public benefit the science and practice of clinical neurophysiology and related sciences


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2017 Summer Scientific Meeting
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Friday 14 Jul 2017 09:00 AM
Friday 14 Jul 2017 17:00 PM

Booking is now open. See the call for abstracts. Please note that this meeting will be almost entirely 'paperless'. Feedback forms and attendance certificates will be dealt with through the website. The programme and abstracts will be available only on the website.

Programme (can change before the event)
TimeType Presenter
08:30Registration Arrive  
09:00Abstract Just another case of lower back pain – or is it? (Adrian Prize candidate) Dr Martha Hanby
09:15Abstract Neurophysiological screening criteria for sensory ganglionopathy (Adrian Prize candidate) Dr Panagiotis Zis
09:30Abstract A pilot study using retrospective data to describe the raggedness of the compound muscle action potential(CMAP) in Guillain Barre Syndrome(GBS) using Poincare plots Dr Ming LAI
09:45Abstract A novel impedance spectroscopy device for examination of the tongue in motor neurone disease (Adrian Prize candidate) Dr James Alix
10:00Refreshment Coffee  
10:30Lecture Motor Neuron Disease Professor Dame Pamela Shaw
11:30Lecture Functional Neurology Dr Richard Grunewald
12:20Abstract Electrophysiological Characteristics of Voluntary Orthostatic Leg Tremor Miss Alexis Collins
12:35Refreshment Lunch  
13:40Lecture Neurological manifestations of gluten sensitivity Professor Marios Hadjivassiliou
14:30Abstract Stimulated jitter electromyography in orbicularis oculi muscle in organophosphate insecticide poisoned patients Prof E Michael Sedgwick
14:45Abstract Neurophysiological abnormalities in neurolymphomatosis: A case series (Adrian Prize candidate) Dr Arjuna Nagendran
15:00Refreshment Tea  
15:30Abstract Study of sympathetic skin response in diabetic patients with soft tissue rheumatism of the hand (Adrian Prize candidate) Dr Sarah Naeem
15:45Abstract Twitchy Patient with Positive Glycine Receptors Antibodies and abnormal EEG (Adrian Prize candidate) Dr Priya Devi Shanmugarajah
16:00Abstract Does fibres’ inter-distance affect jitter? Tentative results from a multi-channel EMG needle. (Adrian Prize candidate) Dr. Stuart Maitland
16:15Close Depart  
16:30Close no sponsoring companies have had any input into the agenda or presentations at this meeting  

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