sssp? tests to determine brain fuction

  1. Anyone know what this stands for? sssp ? it's some kind of testing used to determine brain function, a step before we do the apnea test.

    I am googling everywhere & no luck!

    Thanks.
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  3. by   wanderlust99
    My mistake..it was SEPS It was a somatosensory test to see cerebral cortex activity in a comatose pt after cardiac arrest in case anyone is wondering what I was asking about. Nevermind!

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