ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAM (EEG) UNIT SERVICES


ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAM (EEG) UNIT SERVICES

PROCEDURE
PREPARATION
TURN AROUND TIME

Electroencephalogram

ROUTINE EEG - EEG recording up to 30 Minutes

ROUTINE EEG


  • Shampoo hair; do not put oil, gel, spray net, pomade, etc.
  • Eat full meal
  • Avoid coffee, tea, cocoa, chocolates, and cola

  • EEG Lab - one to one and a half hour
  • EEG Bedside and Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - one to one and ah half hour


SLEEP DEPRIVED EEG - EEG recording up to one hour (Awake and Asleep EEG)

SLEEP DEPRIVED EEG


  • Shampoo hair; do not put oil, gel, spray net, pomade, etc.
  • Eat full meal
  • Avoid coffee, tea, cocoa, chocolates, and cola
  • Sleep late at night before the procedure (Sleep at 12:00 midnight: wake up early at 4:00 AM)
  • As much as possible, avoid taking even a short nap from 4:00 AM till the scheduled time
  • For pediatric patients, bring toys, bottled milk, favorite pillow or any of his/her favorites that can help child cooperate during the procedure

One (1) to two (2) Hours