Year : 1998  |  Volume : 40  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 67--69

Brainstem Auditory Evoked Responses in Opioid Dependence


R Lal1, M Bhatia2 
1 Additional Professor, Department of Psychiatry, AIIMS, New Delhi-110 029, India
2 Assistant Professor & l/C Officer, Electrophysiology lab, Department of Neurology, AIIMS, New Delhi-110 029, India

Correspondence Address:
R Lal
Additional Professor, Department of Psychiatry, AIIMS, New Delhi-110 029
India

The brainstem auditory evoked responses were studied in 19 opioid dependent subjects and 20 normal healthy volunteers. The absolute latencies of wave III, V and the interpeak latencies l-lll, lll-V and l-V were significantly prolonged in the experimental group. Implications are discussed.


How to cite this article:
Lal R, Bhatia M. Brainstem Auditory Evoked Responses in Opioid Dependence.Indian J Psychiatry 1998;40:67-69


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Lal R, Bhatia M. Brainstem Auditory Evoked Responses in Opioid Dependence. Indian J Psychiatry [serial online] 1998 [cited 2021 Sep 26 ];40:67-69
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