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Clinical Neurophysiology of the Vestibular System

Publication Year:
2001
Edition:
3rd
Author:
Balch, Robert W.; Honrubia, Vicente
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
ISBN:
978-0-19-513982-2
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Description
This classic book provides a straightforward approach to the diagnosis and management of the dizzy patient.
The purpose of this thoroughly revised and updated edition 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 new section on symptomatic management of vertigo.

Features:
* Up-to-date review of the peripheral and central vestibular systems with latest references
* New bedside tests of vestibular function
* Review of latest treatment maneuvers for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
* New chapters on: laboratory diagnosis of vestibular dysfunction; migraine; immune-mediated disorders; inherited disorders; symptomatic treatment of vertigo; antiemetic and antivertigo drugs; and vestibular rehabilitation
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Platform:
OvidSP
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Product Type:
Book
Author:
Balch, Robert W.; Honrubia, Vicente
ISBN:
978-0-19-513982-2
Specialty:
  • Neurology
Language:
English
Edition:
3rd
Pages:
432
Publication Year:
2001

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