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History of EEG and 10/20 system Quiz

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Who recorded spontaneous and evoked electrical activity of an exposed cortex of a monkey and rabbit?
Canton (1842-1926)
Who first came up with the theory of "fluctuations" in animals eyes when the eyes were uncovered or hind limb was stimulated
Beck (1863-1939)
Who was looking for "physic energy"
Berger (1873-1942)
On whom did Hans Berger first start observing electrical activity of the brain?
17 year old boy undergoing surgery for a tumor
What were some of the concerns Hans Berger had when he was first recording an EEG
electrical static form environment or actual cortical potentials
Who is known as the "Father of EEG"
Hans Berger
Who came up with the "Berger Rhythm" which later came to be a known as alpha rhythm
Adrian (1980-1977)
Who came up with the technique of localization of brain tumors and named the slow wave focus "delta" this person also came up with "theta" rhythm
Grey Walter
Who invented an apparatus which used a vacuum tube to average the responses
George Dawson
The first to name delta EEG activity and demonstrate its usefulness for localizing cerebral lesions
Grey Walter
Which of the following causes EEG activity to vary from moment to moment
Voltage, Frequency, sensitivity
The electrical activity of the brain is generated by the
neurons
The first to record the electrical activity of the brain in human
Berger
Who first came up with the theory of "fluctuations" in animals eyes when the eyes were uncovered or limb was stimulated
Beck