Vestibular Rehabilitation

Vestibular Rehabilitation

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Recognized as one of the world's leading authorities on the subject, Susan Herdman delivers the most current information available about the management of patients with vestibular disorders in her updated 3rd edition text. With an increased emphasis on evidence-based practice, PT students and practitioners will more clearly understand the scientific basis for successful treatment and readily relate the rationales to clinical practice.

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  • Mixed media product | 608 pages
  • 205.7 x 256.5 x 33mm | 1,270.07g
  • F.A. Davis Company
  • Pennsylvania, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0803613768
  • 9780803613768
  • 292,467

Table of contents

Section I: Fundamentals; Anatomy and Physiology of the Normal Vestibular System; Vestibular Adaptation; The Role of Vestibular System in Postural Control; Postural Abnormalities in Vestibular Disorders; Vestibular Compensation - Clinical Changes in the Vestibular Function with Time after Unilateral Vestibular Loss; Vestibular System Disorders; Section II: Medical Assessment and Vestibular Function Tests; History and Clinical Examination; Vestibular Function Tests; Otolith Function Tests; Assessment and Management of Auditory Disorders; Section III: Medical and Surgical Management; Pharmacological and Optical Methods to Treat Vestibular Disorders and Nystagmus; Migraine, Meniere's and Motion Sensitivity; Physical Therapy of Mal de Debarquement Syndrome (MDDS); Surgical Management of Vestibular Disorders; Psychological Problems and the Dizzy Patient; Section IV: Rehabilitation Assessment and Management; Physical Therapy Diagnosis for Vestibular Disorders; Physical Therapy Management of Benign Positional Vertigo; Compensatory Strategies for Vestibular Hypofunction; Physical Therapy Assessment of Vestibular Hypofunction; Treatment of the Patient with Vestibular Hypofunction; Assessment and Treatment of Complete Vestibular Loss; Management of the Pediatric Patient with Vestibular Hypofunction; Management of the Elderly Person with Vestibular Hypofunction; Disability in Vestibular Disorders; Vascular Lesions of the Central Vestibular System; Non-Vestibular Dizziness and Imbalance: From Disuse Disequilibrium to Central Degenerative Disorders.

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