Clinical Neurophysiology of the Vestibular System

Clinical Neurophysiology of the Vestibular System

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This volume provides a straightforward approach to the diagnosis and management of the dizzy patient. The third edition's purpose is to provide a framework for understanding the pathophysiology of diseases involving the vestibular system. The revision includes a systematic evaluation of the dizzy patient, diagnosis and management of common neurotological disorders, and a section on symptomatic management of vertigo.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 428 pages
  • 185.42 x 256.54 x 30.48mm | 952.54g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • numerous halftones and line illustrations
  • 0195139828
  • 9780195139822

Table of contents

PART 1: ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF THE VESTIBULAR SYSTEM; 1. Vestibular Function: An Overview; 2. The Peripheral Vestibular System; 3. The Central Vestibular System; PART 2: EVALUATION OF THE DIZZY PATIENT; 4. The History of the Dizzy Patient; 5. Bedside Examination of the Vestibular System; 6. Laboratory Examination of the Vestibular System; 7. Clinical Evaluation of Hearing; PART 3: DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF COMMON NEUROTOLOGIC DISORDERS; 8. Infectious Disorders; 9. Benign Positional Vertigo; 10. Endolymphatic Hydrops (Meniere's Syndrome); 11. Migraine; 12. Immune-Mediated Diseases; 13. Vascular Disorders; 14. Tumors; 15. Trauma; 16. Toxic/Metabolic Disorders; 17. Developmental and Genetic Disorders; PART 4: SYMPTOMATIC TREATMENT OF VERTIGO; 18. Antiemetic and Antivertigo Drugs; 19. Vestibular Rehabilitation; INDEXshow more

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"... a 'classic' in the field of vestibular science ... The book is extremely clearly written and illustrated ... The available clinical algorithms are actually useful ... a thoroughly recommendable book." Clinical Neurophysiology, 113show more

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