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Malcolm Yeh, MD

Specialty: Epilepsy and EEG
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology

Contact Information

Primary Office
0181 RCP
Iowa City, IA 52242


BA, Biochemistry, University of California, Berkeley
MD, University of California, Davis
Fellow, Electrophysiology, University of Iowa College of Medicine
Internship, Internal Medicine, Tucson Hospital
Resident, Neurology, Colorado University Health Sciences Center
Resident, Internal Medicine, Tucson Hospital


Yamada, T., Yeh, M. (2011). Monitoring EEG during carotid surgery. In Niedermeyer’s Electroencephalography: Basic Principles, Clinical Applications, and Related Fields. (6th edition), pp. 787–808. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott WIlliams & Wilkins Health.

Yeh, M. (2010). Digital EEG. In T. Yamada , E. Meng (Eds.) Practical guide for clinical neurophysiologic testing : EEG. pp. chapter 4, pages 54-63. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

McCormick, L. M., Yamada, T., Yeh, M., Brumm, M. C. & Thatcher, R. W. (2009). Antipsychotic effect of electroconvulsive therapy is related to normalization of subgenual cingulate theta activity in psychotic depression. Journal of psychiatric research, 43(5), 553-60. PMID: 18851858.

Yeh, M. (2008). Visual evoked potentials. In T. Yamada (Eds.) EEG Technologist handbook of EEG. pp. Chapter 7. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott.

Yeh, M., Yamada, T. & Kimura, J. (2006). Applications of SSEP recordings in the evaluation of the peripheral nervous system. In Handbook of Clinical Neurophysiology. pp. 443-466. Elsevier BV. DOI: 10.1016/s1567-4231(09)70081-4.

Yeh, M., Kimura, J. & Yamada, T. (2006). Magnetic stimulation. In Handbook of Clinical Neurophysiology. pp. 421-441. Elsevier BV. DOI: 10.1016/s1567-4231(09)70080-2.

Yamada, T., Yeh, M. & Kimura, J. (2004). Fundamental principles of somatosensory evoked potentials. (1), pp. 19-42. Physical medicine and rehabilitation clinics of North America. PMID: 15029897.

Shiga, Y., Yamada, T., Ofuji, A., Fujita, Y., Kawamura, T., Inoue, K., Hada, Y., Yamazaki, H., Cheng, M. H. & Yeh, M. (2001). Effects of stimulus intensity on latency and conduction time of short-latency somatosensory evoked potentials. Clinical EEG (electroencephalography), 32(2), 75-81. PMID: 11360724.

Fujita, Y., Yamada, T., Inoue, K., Sato, A., Katayama, M., Ofuji, A., Fujita, H. & Yeh, M. (1999). Origin of the "N10" stationary-field potential after median nerve stimulation. Journal of clinical neurophysiology : official publication of the American Electroencephalographic Society, 16(1), 69-76. PMID: 10082094.

Yamada, T., Shiga, U., Kawamura, T., Inoue, K., Ofuji, A., Hada, Y., Cheng, M. H., Yeh, M. & Ross, M. (1999). The palmomental reflex elicitation by electrical stimulation of the median nerve. Electroencephalography and clinical neurophysiology. Supplement, 49, 77-80. PMID: 10533090.

Araki, A., Yamada, T., Ito, T., Urushibara, N., Kohira, R., Hsu, S. P. & Yeh, M. (1997). Dissociation between upper and lower neck N13 potentials following paired median nerve stimuli. Electroencephalography and clinical neurophysiology, 104(1), 68-73. PMID: 9076255.

Dyken, M. E., Yamada, T., Lin-Dyken, D. C., Seaba, P. & Yeh, M. (1996). Diagnosing narcolepsy through the simultaneous clinical and electrophysiologic analysis of cataplexy. Archives of neurology, 53(5), 456-60. PMID: 8624222.

Yamada, T., Matsubara, M., Shiraishi, G., Yeh, M. & Kawasaki, M. (1996). Topographic analyses of somatosensory evoked potentials following stimulation of tibial, sural and lateral femoral cutaneous nerves. Electroencephalography and clinical neurophysiology, 100(1), 33-43. PMID: 8964261.

Yeh, M. (1995). Neuromuscular disorders/EEG Editors: Jean-Marie Peyronnard, Louise, Charron, Jean-Pierre Messier, Andree Ross-Chouinard, Groupe de Recherche en Enseignement Medical Informatise (GREMI) 1994, $300.00. Muscle & Nerve, 18(5), 560-560. DOI: 10.1002/mus.880180517.

Dyken, M., Yamada, T., Lindyken, D., Seaba, P. & Yeh, M. (1995). Split-Screen, Video-Polysomnographic Analysis - a Potential Method of Unequivocally Diagnosing Narcolepsy in Patients with Frequent Cataplectic Events. Neurology, 45(4), A433–A433.

Noguchi, Y., Yamada, T., Yeh, M., Matsubara, M., Kokubun, Y., Kawada, J., Shiraishi, G. & Kajimoto, S. (1995). Dissociated changes of frontal and parietal somatosensory evoked potentials in sleep. Neurology, 45(1), 154-60. PMID: 7824107.

Fujii, M., Yamada, T., Aihara, M., Kokubun, Y., Noguchi, Y., Matsubara, M. & Yeh, M. (1994). The effects of stimulus rates upon median, ulnar and radial nerve somatosensory evoked potentials. Electroencephalography and clinical neurophysiology, 92(6), 518-26. PMID: 7527770.

Kleinschmidt-DeMasters, B. K., Yeh, M. (1992). "Locked-in syndrome" after intrathecal cytosine arabinoside therapy for malignant immunoblastic lymphoma. Cancer, 70(10), 2504-7. PMID: 1423180.

May, D. R., Wang, W. J., Yeh, M. H., Parel, J. M., Mannis, M. J. & Chu, F. N. (1983). Results of 110 vitrectomies with a portable vitrectomy system. American journal of ophthalmology, 96(6), 775-82. PMID: 6660266.