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Bedside Examination of the Vestibular System

Robert W. Baloh, Vicente Honrubia and Kevin A. Kerber

in Baloh and Honrubia's Clinical Neurophysiology of the Vestibular System, Fourth Edition

Fourth edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9780195387834
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322787 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195387834.003.0006

Series: Contemporary Neurology Series

Bedside Examination of the Vestibular System

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This chapter introduces bedside examination of the vestibular system, which includes examination of the ear, tests of vestibulospinal reflexes, tests of vestibulo-ocular reflexes, tests for pathologic nystagmus and the various types thereof, other ocular oscillations, and provoking an ocular tilt reaction.

Chapter.  11518 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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