Ecog

ECOG may refer to:

  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group
  • Electrocorticography (ECoG)

Other articles related to "ecog":

Intracranial EEG - Clinical Applications
... Since its development in the 1950s, ECoG has been used to localize epileptogenic zones during presurgical planning, map out cortical functions, and to predict the success of epileptic surgical resectioning ... ECoG offers several advantages over alternative diagnostic modalities Flexible placement of recording and stimulating electrodes Can be performed at any stage before, during ...
Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group
... The Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) began in 1955 as one of the first publicly funded cooperative groups to perform multi-center clinical trials for cancer research ... community through scientific publications, but ECOG also works closely with the pharmaceutical industry to test potential cancer drugs ... According to ECOG's website, there are "more than 90 active clinical trials in all types of adult malignancies ...
Intracranial EEG
... Electrocorticography (ECoG), or intracranial EEG (iEEG), is the practice of using electrodes placed directly on the exposed surface of the brain to ... ECoG may be performed either in the operating room during surgery (intraoperative ECoG) or outside of surgery (extraoperative ECoG) ... is required to implant the electrode grid, ECoG is an invasive procedure ...
Intracranial EEG - History
... ECoG was pioneered in the early 1950s by Wilder Penfield and Herbert Jasper, neurosurgeons at the Montreal Neurological Institute ... The two developed ECoG as part of their groundbreaking Montreal procedure, a surgical protocol used to treat patients with severe epilepsy ... The cortical potentials recorded by ECoG were used to identify epileptogenic zones – regions of the cortex that generate epileptic seizures ...