Equilibrium and Vertigo

Equilibrium and Vertigo

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...position and then immediately brings it back again to find the examiner's finger. Fig. 52 shows the same test, but the moving pictures were taken from above and behind the patient, in order to show more clearly that there is no lateral deviation of his finger. Shoulder from below (Fig. 53). The patient's forefinger is placed immediately underneath the forefinger of the examiner, and the examiner says "Down." The patient slowly lowers his arm and immediately brings it back again to touch the finger of the examiner. Shoulder from the side (Fig. 54). The patient's finger is placed alongside of the finger of the examiner. The examiner says ' Out, ' the patient brings bis arm out sideways and immediately brings it back to find the finger of the examiner. Shoulder to the side (Fig. 55). The patient touches the examiner's finger in tbe side position, brings his arm horizontally forward to the middle line and immediately brings it back and finds the finger of the examiner. Flbow from below (Fig. 5(5). Only the forearm must be used in this movement. The arm is therefore held firmly by an assistant, as shown in the moving pictures. The examiner places his own right forefinger at a point near the patient's head, and as this position is somewhat awkward for the examiner it is best for him to support his right hand with his left hand, as shown in the pictures. The patient's finger is placed just in front of the examiner's finger and the examiner says "Down." The patient lowers the forearm to the horizontal position and then brings it back and finds the finger of the examiner. Elbow from above (Fig. 57). The patient's arm is held by an assistant; the examiner places his forefinger beneath the forefinger of the patient and says...show more

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  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 186g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236606655
  • 9781236606655