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Unformatted text preview: EMG- detects muscle weakness by sound EOG- tests retina electrodes measure movement EKG- on skin takes heart rate sees weakness Experimental ablation- removal by surgery to test after Stereotaxic surgery- open head stick it in Cryogenic blockade- temp stop a part temp stop its functions by freezing Aspiration lesion- lesion by tissue is removed Radio frequency lesion- pipe is heated by radio wave heat current Neurotoxin lesion/excitotoxic- chemical to hit specific parts Electrical stimulation- stimulate a specific part with electricity to see function 2 Neurotransmitter-chemical in body thats used for a specific purpose Receptor and binding site- where chemicals bind Acetylcholine- class of its own NT makes you excited in cns and activates muscles in pns Acetylcholine synthesis- acetyl coenzyme A Neuraxis- soincal...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course PSY 0110 taught by Professor Kucinski during the Winter '08 term at Pittsburgh.
- Winter '08