Nerve conduction studies give information about how well and how fast the nerves in your body send electrical impulses.
What is nerve conduction study?
Nerve conduction studies are used for a wide variety of reasons including:
How do you prepare for NCS?
Minimal preparation is required for NCS. Patients are urged to keep the area of testing clean and free of fragrance, lotion and/or cream. Your test will generally take between 30 minutes depending on the study that has been ordered.