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2014-10-20 23:01:26

American Sleep & Breathing Academy Dental Division (ASBADD) 2015 Sleep & Wellness Conference to take place April 10-11, 2015 at the DoubleTree Resort in Scottsdale, AZ Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Last week, David Gergen, Executive Director of the American Sleep & Breathing Academy Dental Division(ASBADD) announced Dr. Robert L. Talley and Dr. Peter F. Chase as new President and Vice President, respectively, of the ASBADD. In what continues to be a great month for the...

2014-10-13 23:09:14

The field of dental sleep medicine has grown tremendously as more dentists see the opportunity to help patients who suffer from obstructive sleep apnea, and look for ways to set their practice apart. Now dentists are looking for solutions to help take their dental sleep medicine practice to the next level. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 As dentists continue to get involved in the management and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in patients, the need for next-level education to...

muscles
2014-10-10 02:00:01

Provided by Michael Dimitriou, Umea University Stretch sensors in our muscles participate in reflexes that serve the subconscious control of posture and movement. According to a new study published in the Journal of Neuroscience, these sensors respond weakly to muscle stretch caused by one's voluntary action, and most strongly to stretch that is imposed by external forces. The ability to reflect causality in this manner can facilitate appropriate reflex control and accurate...

jawbone sleep study
2014-10-10 04:55:47

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As you go across the United States from east to west, folks tend to go to bed later and later – according to a newly-released report from Jawbone. The report also found that cities and college towns tend to have later bedtimes. Based on data from Jawbone’s sleep-tracking UP device, the non-scientific study found that Brooklyn residents have the latest average bedtime – 12:07 a.m. Average bedtime for the rest of New York City was...

2014-10-07 08:29:13

Global Leader in Sleep and Respiratory Medicine Launches New Consumer Device That Monitors Sleep Patterns and the Sleep Environment and Delivers Guidance Combined with Smart Features to Help Achieve a Healthy Sleep SAN DIEGO, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ResMed (NYSE: RMD), a leading innovator in sleep that has been changing lives for more than 25 years, today announced S+ by ResMed, the world's first non-contact sleep system. The S+ by ResMed is a personalized sleep solution that uses...

2014-10-06 12:27:13

MobileSleepDoc is the first mobile sleep app designed by a doctor and uses two tested behavioral techniques to help insomnia and OSA patients sleep better. The updated app lets users sync the app and FitBit(TM) , providing a more complete sleep cycle picture. REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- MobileSleepDoc, LLC today announced the launch of v2.0 of the company's flagship app: MobileSleepDoc, [Medical - $.99] is the first sleep app based on medical evidence...

depression
2014-10-02 03:00:17

Rhiannon Bugno, Elsevier B.V. A new study in Biological Psychiatry reports how magnetic stimulation treatment works On Star Trek, it is easy to take for granted the incredible ability of futuristic doctors to wave small devices over the heads of both humans and aliens, diagnose their problems through evaluating changes in brain activity or chemistry, and then treat behavior problems by selectively stimulating relevant brain circuits. While that day is a long way off, transcranial...

2014-10-02 00:21:44

HELSINKI, October 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexstim Oy ("Nexstim" or the "Company"), a medical technology company aiming to improve rehabilitation for stroke patients through the use of noninvasive brain stimulation, announces its support for the 6th International Symposium on Navigated Brain Stimulation in Neurosurgery to be held in Berlin on 10-11 October 2014. With growing acceptance of Navigated Brain Stimulation (NBS) for pre-operative cortical mapping for patients...

2014-09-24 23:13:31

Nierman Practice Management and Sleep Apnea MD have just launched their new service, OSA Referral Network Builder, to dentists across the country who want to build a strong referral network to increase the amount of patients who receive treatment for OSA. Tequesta. FL (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Both organizations are dedicated to helping dental practices implement and grow through offering Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT), for patients suffering from sleep apnea. One of the biggest hurdles...

2014-09-18 04:21:09

HELSINKI, Finland, September 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New device to be showcased at two international congresses Nexstim (the "Company"), a medical technology company focused on Navigated Brain Stimulation (NBS), announces the launch of a new NBS system, NBS 5, for noninvasive presurgical mapping in clinical neurosurgery. The new device will be showcased at two international neurosurgery congresses during the month of October 2014, one in Europe and the...


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Electrooculography
2012-12-31 11:47:45

Electrooculography, sometimes shortened to EOG, is the tracing of electricity used for operation of the retina in different phases, specifically the resting potential. The results are recorded on an electrooculogram. These are interpreted for opthalmological diagnosis and in recording eye movements. Eye movement measurements: Usually, pairs of electrodes are placed either above and below the eye or to the left and right of the eye. If the eye is moved from the center position towards one...

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