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Glossaire anglais des sigles liés au neurofeedback ou biofeedback EEG

10-20 system - International electrode positioning system over the scalp (see drawing below)
A/T - Alpha/Theta
A1, A2 - Aural positioning in the 10-20 system (see drawing below)
AAPB - Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback
AC - Alternating Current
AC - Autocorrelation
AC97 - Audio Codec 97
ACD - Audio CD
ADD - Attention Deficit Disorder
ADHD - Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder
AFAIK - As far as I know
AIDS - Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
AKA - Also known as
ALS - Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
AMA - American Medical Association
ANOVA - Analysis of Variance
ANS - Autonomic Nervous System
APA - American Psychological Association
APD - Auditory Processing Deficit
ASAP - As soon as possible
ASC - Altered States of Consciousness
ASCII - American Standard Code for Information Interchange (text)
ASD - Autism Spectrum Disorders
ASD - Averaged Spectral Density
AT - Autogenic Training
ATP - Adenosine Triphosphate
AVE - Audio/Visual Entrainment
avi - Audio Video Interleaved file
AVLT - Auditory Verbal Learning Test
AVS - Audio/Visual Stimulation
BASC - Behavior Assessment System for Children
BBS - Binaural Beat Signal
BCI - Brain Computer Interface
BCIA - Biofeedback Certification Institute of America
BDI - Beck Depression Inventory
BDNF - Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor
BF - Biofeedback
BFE - Biofeedback Foundation of Europe
BMI - Brain Machine Interface
BP - Blood Pressure
BPD - Borderline Personality Disorder
bpm - beats per minute
BPRS - Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale
BS, BSc - Bachelor of Science
BSR - Basal Skin Resistance
BTW - By the way
BWE - Brain Wave Entrainment
C(r) - Correlation Dimension
C3, C4 - Central positioning in the 10-20 system (see drawing below)
CARE - Comprehensive Adaptive Renormalization of EEG
CB - Comprehensive box
CBF - Cerebral Blood Flow
CBT - Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
CCAC - Cross Correlation of Autocorrelation
CD-A - Audio CD
CD-V - Video CD
CES - Cranial Electrical Stimulation
CFIDS - Chronic Fatigue and Immune Deficiency Syndrome
CFS - Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
CG - Control Group
CHI - Closed Head Injury
CNS - Central Nervous System
CP - Chronic Pain
CPAP - Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
cps - Cycles per second
CPT - Continuous Performance Test
CPU - Central Process Unit
CSF - Cerebrospinal Fluid
CSP - Cortical Slow Potential
CST - Cranio Sacral Therapy
CVB - Current Value Bar
Cz - Central vertex in the 10-20 system (see drawing below)
DC - Direct Current (0-1 Hz)
DFA - Difficulty Falling Asleep
DHA - Docosahexanoïque Acid
DID - Dissociative Identity Disorder (formerly called MPD)
DivX - Digital Video Express (video format)
DSc - Doctor of Science
DSM - Diagnostic and Statistical Manual
DSM-IV - Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
DSP - Digital Signal Processing
Dx - Diagnosis
EC - Eyes Closed
ECG - Electrocardiogram
ECoG - Electrocorticogram
ECT - Electroconvulsive Therapy
ED - Eating Disorder
EDA - Electrodermal Activity
EDR - Electrodermal response
EEG - Electroencephalogram
EFA - Essential Fatty Acid
EFT - Emotional Freedom Technique
e.g. - exempli gratia (for instance)
EG - Experimental Group
EH - Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity
EKG - Electrocardiogram
EM - Electromagnetic
EMA - Early Morning Awakening
EMDR - Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing
EMF - Electromagnetic Field
EMG - Electromyogram
ENT - Ear, Nose & Throat
EO - Eyes Open
EP - Evoked Potential
EPA - Eicosapentanoïque Acid
ERD - Event-Related Desynchronization
ERP - Event-Related Potential
ERS - Event-Related Synchronization
ESP - Extrasensory Perception
ESS - Epworth Sleepiness Scale
F3, F4, F7, F8 - Frontal positioning in the 10-20 system (see drawing below)
FAE - Fetal Alcohol Effects
FAQ - Frequently asked questions
FAS - Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
FASD - Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
FD - First Derivative
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
FFR - Frequency Following Response
FFT - Fast Fourier Transform
FIR - Finite Impulse Response
FM - Fibromyalgia
fMRI - functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Fp1, Fp2 - Frontal pole positioning in the 10-20 system (see drawing below)
FT - Flexibility Target
FWIW - For what it's worth
FYI - For your information
Fz - Frontal midline in the 10-20 system (see drawing below)
GABA - Gama Aminobutyric Acid
GAD - Generalized Anxiety Disorder
GHz - Gigahertz
GI - Gastrointestinal
GP - General Practitioner
GS - Global Synchrony
GSR - Galvanic Skin Resistance
h/a - Headache
HDRS - Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
HEG - Hemoencephalography
HIV - Human Immunodeficiency Virus
HRV - Heart Rate Variability
Hz - Hertz
IAF - Individual Alpha Frequency
IBS - Irritable Bowel Syndrome
ICA - Independent Components Analysis
IDE - Investigational Device Exemption
IDK - I don't know
i.e. - id est (that is to say)
IIR - Infinite Impulse Response
IM - Interactive Metronome
IME - In my experience
IMHO - In my humble opinion
IMO - In my opinion
IQ - Intelligence Quotient
IRB - Institutional Review Board
ISNR - International Society for Neurofeedback & Research
IVA - Integrated Visual and Auditory (test)
JTFA - Joint Time Frequency Analysis
JWD - The Journey to Wild Divine
LCP - Licensed Clinical Psychologist
LD - Learning Disabilities, Learning Disorder
LD - Licensed Dietician
LED - Light-Emitting Diode
LENS - Low Energy Neurofeedback System
LMFT - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
LMHC - Licensed Mental Health Counselor
LOL - Lots of laughter
LORETA - Low Resolution Electroencephalographic Tomography
LP - Licensed Practitioner
LPC - Licensed Professional Counselor
LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse
LS - Light and Sound
LTD - Long Term Depression
LTP - Long Term Potentiation
M&Ms - Brand of a little sweet
MA - Master of Arts
MAc - Master of Acupuncture
MAD - Mandibular Advancement Device
MB - Megabyte
MCMI - Million Clinical Multiaxial Inventory
MD - Doctor of Medicine
MDD - Major Depressive Disorder
MDM - Machine Debug Manager
ME - Myalgic Encephalomyelitis
MEd - Master of Education
MEG - Magnetoencephalogram
MEP - Motor Evoked Potential
mid, MIDI - Musical Instrument Device Interface file
MMPI - Minnesota Multi-phasic Personality Inventory
MoM - Mean of the Median
MPD - Multiple Personality Disorder (now called DID)
mpg, MPEG - Moving Picture Experts Group file (standard for video encoding)
MR/DD - Mentally Retarded / Developmentally Disabled
MRI - Magnetic Resonance Imaging
MS - Multiple Sclerosis
MS, MSc - Master of Science
MSLT - Multiple Sleep Latency Test
MSW - Master of Social Work
NAV - Norton antivirus
NBF - NeuroBiofeedback
NF - Neurofeedback
NFB - Neurofeedback
NFT - Neurofeedback Therapy
NIH - National Institute of Health
NIMH - National Institute of Mental Health
nirHEG - near infrared Hemoencephalography
NLD - Non Linear Dynamics
NLDCP - Non Linear Dynamical Control Procedures
NLP - Neurolinguistic Programming
NO - NeurOptimal
NO2 - NeurOptimal version 2
NO3 - NeurOptimal version 3
NP - Neuropsychological
NP - Nurse Practitioner
NS - Nervous System
NSAID - Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug
NT - Neurotherapy
NVLD - Non-Verbal Learning Disorder
O1, O2 - Occipital positioning in the 10-20 system (see drawing below)
OBE - Out of Body Experience
OCD - Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
OD - Overdose
ODD - Oppositional and Defiant Disorder
OFF - Optimal Flow and Function
OOBE - Out of Body Experience
OS - Operating System
OT - Occupational Therapy
OTC - Over The Counter
OTOH - On The Other Hand
P3, P4 - Parietal positioning in the 10-20 system (see drawing below)
PCA - Principal Components Analysis
PDA - Personal Data Assistant
PDD - Pervasive Developmental Disorder
PDR - Posterior Dominant Rhythm
PET - Positron Emission Tomography
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy
PHI - Protected Health Information
pirHEG - passive infrared Hemoencephalography
PK - Psychokinesis
PLMD - Periodic Limb Movement Disorder
PMS - Pre-Menstrual Syndrom
PN - Practical Nurse
PNS - Peripheral Nervous System, Parasympathetic Nervous System
PRN - Prescription Required as Needed
PSA - Power Spectrum Analysis
PSQI - Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index
PST - Phase Synchrony Training
PT - Physical Therapy
PTSD - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Pz - Parietal midline in the 10-20 system (see drawing below)
QEEG - Quantitative EEG
QS - Quickstats
RAD - Reactive Attachment Disorder
RAM - Random Access Memory
rCBF - regional Cerebral Blood Flow
RCT - Randomized Controlled Trial
RD - Registered Dietician
re: - in reference to:
REG - Random Event Generator
REM - Random Eye Movement
RLS - Restless Legs Syndrome
RMS - Root Mean Square
RN - Registered Nurse
ROI - Region of Interest
ROM - Range of Motion
RT - Resilience Target
rTMS - repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
SA - Substance Abuse
SAD - Seasonal Affective Disorder
SCARS - Stimulus Conditioned Autonomic Response Suppression
SCENAR - Self Controlled Energo Neuro Adaptive Regulator
SCL - Skin Conductance Level
SCP - Slow Cortical Potential (DC)
SD - Standard Deviation
SEMG - Surface Electromyography
SLE - Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
SMII - SleepMed Insomnia Index
SMR - Sensorimotor Rhythm (13 to 15 Hz)
SNR - Signal to Noise Ratio
SNR - Society for Neuronal Regulation
SNS - Sympathetic Nervous System
SOC - Self-Organizing Criticality
SOP - Standard Operating Procedure
SPECT - Single Photon Emission Computerized Tomography
sps - samples per second
SQUID - Superconducting Quantum Interference Device
SRD - Stress Related Disorder
SSNRI - Selective Serotonin and Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitor
SSRI - Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor
ST - Skin Temperature
STFT - Short Time Fourier Transform
STM - Short Term Memory
SVCD - Super Video CD
Sx - Symptom
T - Tesla
T3, T4, T5, T6 - Temporal positioning in the 10-20 system (see drawing below)
TBA - To be announced
TBI - Traumatic Brain Injury
TENS - Transcutaneous Electro-Neural Stimulation
TFD - Time Frequency Distribution
TFT - Thought Field Therapy
TLE - Temporal lobe epilepsy
TMI - The Monroe Institute
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint
TMS - Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
TOVA - Test of Variables of Attention
TS - Tourette's syndrome
TSR - Technical Support Request
TT - Thought Technology
TTL - Thought Technology Ltd
Tx - Treatment
uV - microvolt
VA - Veterans Administration
VCD - Video CD
VOB - Video Object file (on a DVD-Video disc)
vs - versus
WAIS - Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale
wav - Wave Audio file
WISC - Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children
WYSIWYG - What you see is what you get
zAmp - Electoencephalograph by Zengar Institute
ZIN - Zengar Institute NeurOptimal
ZNO - Zengar NeurOptimal

 International electrode positioning system over the scalp (10-20 system)