acoustic evoked brainstem potentials

  • ABR
  • auditory brainstem response
  • brainstem auditory evoked potentials
German: akustisch evozierte Hirnstammpotenziale
Japanese: 聴性脳幹誘発電位

Neurophysiology. Acronym ABR, EABR, BAEP. Electrical waves in the cerebral cortex generated by brain stem structures in response to auditory click stimuli. The five main waves of electrical activity through the brainstem are denoted wave I (with a latency of 1 ms, auditory nerve potential), and waves II to V (reflecting processing centres in the auditory system).

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