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Author Weber, Peter C

Title Vertigo and Disequilibrium : a Practical Guide to Diagnosis and Management
Edition 2nd ed
Published NEW YORK : Thieme, 2016


Description 1 online resource (250 pages)
Contents Vertigo and Disequilibrium: A Practical Guide to Diagnosis and Management; Media Center Information ; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Menu of Accompanying Videos; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contributors; 1 Taking the History of the Vertiginous Patient; 2 Office Examination of the Vestibular Patient; 3 Computerized Testing of the Vestibular Patient; 4 Radiological Studies for the Vestibular Patient; 5 Surgical Anatomy and Physiology of the Vestibular System; 6 Laboratory Testing in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dizziness; 7 Meniere's Disease; 8 Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo
9 The Pathology and Treatment of Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo10 Labyrinthitis; 11 Superior Semicircular Canal Dehiscence Syndrome; 12 Autoimmune Vestibular Dysfunction, Perilymph Fistulas, Mal de Debarquement Syndrome, and Alcohol-Related Dizziness; 13 Allergy and Autonomic Dizziness; 14 Aging: Balance and Vestibular Disorders; 15 Congenital and Pediatric Vestibular Disorders; 16 Migraines As a Source of Vestibular Disorders: Diagnosis and Management; 17 Rare Causes of Unilateral Peripheral Vestibulopathy; 18 Central Vertigo and Disequilibrium
19 Medications Used in Treating Acute and Chronic Vertigo and Various Vestibular Disorders20 Vestibular Rehabilitation; 21 Implantable Vestibular Devices; Appendix: Frequently Asked Questions with Answers; Index
Summary This updated edition provides a comprehensive basis for understanding, identifying, and treating the underlying multifactorial etiologies of dizziness and imbalance. Vertigo is a common malady for which patients seek treatment, yet the vestibular system and its associated disorders are often misunderstood. This book effectively demystifies this topic, with clinical pearls and knowledge from foremost experts in the field. The first six chapters cover procuring a thorough patient history, examination techniques, computerized testing, radiological studies, surgical anatomy and physiology of the v
Notes Print version record
Subject Vertigo -- Diagnosis
Vertigo -- Treatment
Vertigo -- diagnosis
Vertigo -- therapy
Dizziness -- prevention & control
Vestibule, Labyrinth -- pathology
Vertigo -- Diagnosis
Form Electronic book
Author Weber, Peter
ISBN 9781626232051