How are EEG theta waves characterized?

Updated: Oct 09, 2019
  • Author: Roy Sucholeiki, MD; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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  • Theta waves normally are seen in sleep at any age. In awake adults, these waves are abnormal if they occur in excess.

  • Theta and delta waves are known collectively as slow waves.

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