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Title Manual of pediatric balance disorders / [edited by] Robert C. O'Reilly, Thierry Morlet, Jacob R. Brodsky, Sharon L. Cushing
Edition Second edition
Published San Diego, CA : Plural Publishing, Inc., [2020]


Description 1 online resource (xv, 458 pages) : illustrations
Contents Section I. Basic mechanisms. Anatomy and embryology of the vestibular apparatus / Richard Vincent, Huseyin Isildak, Michael Teixido -- Physiology and maturation of balance mechanisms / Thierry Morlet -- Vestibular adaptation and compensation / James O. Phillips -- Section II. Clinical evaluation. History and physical examination of the child with a balance disorder / Sharon L. Cushing, Jessica R. Levi, and Robert C. O'Reilly -- Videonystagmography/electronystagmography testing with children / Emily F. Zwicky -- Rotary chair testing / James O. Phillips -- Video head impulse testing (vHIT) / Guangwei Zhou, Violette H. Lavender, and Vincent G. Wettstein -- Vestibular-evoked myogenic potential (VEMP) testing / Sylvette Wiener-Vacher and Guangwei Zhou -- Static balance : computerized dynamic posturography / Eugen Ionescu, Pierre Reynard, Nathalie Goulème, and Hung Thai-Van -- Dynamic balance and gross motor assessment / Anne Scofich and Renée Haldenby -- Gait analysis / John Henley, Timothy A, Niiler, and Freeman Miller -- New horizons for the evaluation of functional balance, self-motion perception, navigation, and mobility / Jennifer L. Campos, Claire McSweeny, Karen A. Gordon, and Sharon L. Cushing -- Section III. Pediatric vestibular disorder. Genetics and metabolism in pediatric balance disorders / Lance H. Rodan and Melissa B. Ramocki -- Peripheral vestibular dysfunction / Sharon L. Cushing and Jane Lea -- Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) / Sophie E. Lipson and Jacob R. Brodsky -- Vestibular migraine and the pediatric migraine variants / Henri Traboulsi, Margaretha L. Casselbrant, and Jacob Brodsky -- Vestibular dysfunction in pediatric concussion / Jacob R. Brodsky -- Structural lesions of the central nervous system / Shelly Wang and George M. Ibrahim -- Neurodegenerative diseases / David R. Lynch, Abigail Lynch, and Kim Schadt -- Seizure disorders / Christina Y. Go -- Pediatric movement disorders / Teesta Soman and Ana Marissa Lagman-Bartolome -- Ocular and oculomotility abnormalities in children / Y. Arun Reginald -- Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome / Stephanie A. Moody Antonio -- Vertigo, dizziness, and mental health / Gillian Liberman, Wanda A. Dillon, Philip Gerretsen, and Sharon L. Cushing -- Section IV. Treatment. Multisensory deficits / Joan Vertes -- Vestibular rehabilitation / Michael Karl -- Environmental adaptations / Moira Pena, Nicole Captain, and Janet Woodhouse -- Current and future research and challenges / Sharon L. Cushing and Robert C. O'Reilly
Summary This thoroughly updated second edition of Manual of Pediatric Balance Disorders remains a vital resource for clinicians and students specializing in pediatric vestibular and balance disorders. The text is organized for effective use in the clinic, classroom, bedside, or laboratory, and is separated into four parts: Basic Mechanisms, Clinical Evaluation, Pediatric Vestibular Disorders, and Treatment. Each chapter ends with Self-Assessment Questions to aid in reader comprehension and address important chapter topics. Manual of Pediatric Balance Disorders features contributions from 45 experts across the fields of otolaryngology, audiology, neurology, and physical therapy, and represents the distillation of years of cumulative clinical and research experience"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Vestibular apparatus -- Diseases.
Pediatric otolaryngology.
Equilibrium (Physiology)
Movement disorders.
Vestibular Diseases
Postural Balance
Movement Disorders
Nervous System Diseases -- physiopathology
children (people by age group)
Movement disorders
Equilibrium (Physiology)
Pediatric otolaryngology
Vestibular apparatus -- Diseases
Form Electronic book
Author O'Reilly, Robert (Robert Carlos), editor.
Morlet, Thierry, editor.
Brodsky, Jacob R., editor.
Cushing, Sharon L., editor.
ISBN 1635501482