evoked potential definition

  • noun:
    • an electric potential taped from a human or pet following presentation of a stimulus, as distinct from spontaneous potentials as detected by electroencephalograms or electromyograms.
    • the electrical response associated with nervous system created by an additional stimulus
    • an electric potential recorded from a person or pet after presentation of a stimulus, as distinct from natural potentials as recognized by electroencephalograms or electromyograms.
    • the electrical reaction of the nervous system generated by an external stimulation
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