Short- and middle-latency auditory evoked potentials in abstinent chronic alcoholics: preliminary findings.

@article{Daz1990ShortAM,
  title={Short- and middle-latency auditory evoked potentials in abstinent chronic alcoholics: preliminary findings.},
  author={Fernando D{\'i}az and Fernando Cadaveira and Carles Grau},
  journal={Electroencephalography and clinical neurophysiology},
  year={1990},
  volume={77 2},
  pages={145-50}
}
Short- and middle-latency auditory evoked potentials (BAEPs and MAEPs) were studied in 15 chronic alcoholic patients after 1 month's abstinence and compared with those of 15 healthy controls, matching the patients pairwise for sex and age. Most of the parameters studied varied more within the alcoholic group than within the control group. The BAEP results agree with previous reports; in the alcoholic group, BAEP peak V was significantly delayed and the inter-peak intervals, III-V and I-V, were… CONTINUE READING