There are 486 questions on various topics in Neurology in the FrontalCortex neurology question bank.

EEG electrode nomenclature

Topic: Pharmacology

Created on Wednesday, July 26 2006 by jdmiles

Last modified on Wednesday, January 3 2007.

In the 10-20 system of defining EEG electrodes, which picture most accurately shows the placement of electrode C3?

 
        A)
'

 
        B)
'

 
        C)
'

 
        D)
'

 
        E)
'

 

 


Back to the question = Go back to the top of the page.
See another question like this one = Reload a different version of this question ().
Click here for a random question = Load a random question from the database.
Clone this question = Use this question as a template to create a totally NEW question.
Rate this question = Enter detailed rating for this question!
Average user rating for this question = 5 = How users like you have rated this question.
This question was created on July 26, 2006 by jdmiles.
This question was last modified on January 03, 2007.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANSWERS AND EXPLANATIONS




A)
'

This answer is incorrect.


This image corresponds to the electrode which is called o2 in the 10-20 system.  (See References)

Back to the questionSee another question like this oneClick here for a random questionClone this question Rate this questionAverage user rating for this question = 5
Please log in if you want to rate questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




B)
'

This answer is incorrect.


This image corresponds to the electrode which is called t6 in the 10-20 system.  (See References)

Back to the questionSee another question like this oneClick here for a random questionClone this question Rate this questionAverage user rating for this question = 5
Please log in if you want to rate questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




C)
'

This answer is incorrect.


This image corresponds to the electrode which is called fp1 in the 10-20 system.  (See References)

Back to the questionSee another question like this oneClick here for a random questionClone this question Rate this questionAverage user rating for this question = 5
Please log in if you want to rate questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




D)
'

This answer is correct.


The following diagram displays the placement of electrodes in the 10-20 system.

  (See References)

Back to the questionSee another question like this oneClick here for a random questionClone this question Rate this questionAverage user rating for this question = 5
Please log in if you want to rate questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




E)
'

This answer is incorrect.


This image corresponds to the electrode which is called f7 in the 10-20 system.  (See References)

Back to the questionSee another question like this oneClick here for a random questionClone this question Rate this questionAverage user rating for this question = 5
Please log in if you want to rate questions.

 

 

 

 

References:

1. Fisch, B. (1999). Fisch and Spehlmann's EEG Primer. 3rd revised and enlarged edition. Elsevier, Amsterdam. (ISBN:0444821481)Advertising:
Back to the questionSee another question like this oneClick here for a random questionClone this question Rate this questionAverage user rating for this question = 5
Please log in if you want to rate questions.

 

FrontalCortex.com -- Neurology Review Questions -- Neurology Boards -- Board Review -- Residency Inservice Training Exam -- RITE Exam Review
pharmacology
EEG electrode nomenclature
Question ID: 727200601
Question written by J. Douglas Miles, (C) 2006-2009, all rights reserved.
Created: 07/26/2006
Modified: 01/03/2007
Estimated Permutations: 0

User Comments About This Question:

0 user entries
Please log in if you'd like to add a comment.