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Vestibular rehabilitation

Author: Susan Herdman
Publisher: Philadelphia : F.A. Davis, ©2007.
Series: Contemporary perspectives in rehabilitation (Series)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
Susan Herdman delivers information about the management of patients with vestibular disorders in her updated 3rd edition text. With an increased emphasis on evidence-based practice, PT students and practitioners will more clearly understand the scientific basis for successful treatment and readily relate the rationales to clinical practice.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2007007436
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Herdman
ISBN: 9780803613768 0803613768 9781435602540 1435602544
OCLC Number: 85484995
Description: xxiv, 504 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Details: System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: OS: Windows 2000/XP.
Contents: Sect. 1. Fundamentals. Anatomy and physiology of the normal vestibular system / Timothy C. Hain, Janet O. Helminski --
Vestibular adaptation / David S. Zee --
Role of the vestibular system in postural control / Fay B. Horak --
Postural abnormalities in vestibular disorders / Emily A. Keshner --
Vestibular compensation: clinical changes in vestibular function with time after unilateral vestibular loss / Ian S. Curthoys and G. Michael Halmagyi --
Vestibular system disorders / Michael Fetter --
Sect. 2. Medical assessment and vestibular function tests. History and clinical examination / Ronald J. Tusa --
Vestibular function tests / Ronald J. Tusa --
Otolith function tests / G. Michael Halmagyi and Ian S. Curthoys --
Auditory examination / Sharon Polensek --
Sect. 3. Medical and surgical management. Pharmacological and optical methods of treatment for vestibular disorders and nystagmus / R. John Leigh --
Migraine, Ménière's and motion sensitivity / Ronald J. Tusa. Therapy for Mal de Débarquement syndrome / Timothy C. Hain, Janet O. Helminski --
Surgical management of vestibular disorders / Douglas E. Mattox --
Psychological problems and the dizzy patient / Ronald J. Tusa --
Sect. 4. Rehabilitation assessment and management. Physical therapy diagnosis for vestibular disorders / Susan J. Herdman --
Physical therapy management of benign positional vertigo / Susan J. Herdman, Ronald J. Tusa --
Differential diagnosis: mimicking BPPV / Ronald J. Tusa --
Compensatory strategies for vetibulo-ocular hypofunction / Michael C. Schubert --
Physical therapy assessment of vestibular hypofunction / Susan L. Whitney, Susan J. Herdman --
Interventions for the patient with vestibular hypofunction / Ssan J. Herdman, Susan L. Whitney --
Assessment and interventions for the patient with complete vestibular loss / Susan J. Herdman, Richard A. Clendaniel --
Management of the pediatric patient with vestibular hypofunction / Rose Marie Rine. Management of the elderly person with vestibular hypofunction / Susan L. Whitney, Gregory F. Marchetti --
Disability in vestibular disorders / Helen S. Cohen --
Assessment and management of disorders affecting central vestibular pathways / Marianne Dieterich, Thomas Brandt --
Non-vestibular dizziness and imbalance: from disuse disequilibrium to central degenerative disorders / Ronald J. Tusa --
Assessment and management of the patient with traumatic brain injury and vestibular dysfunction / Anne Shumway-Cook --
Non-vestibular dizziness and imbalance: suggestions for patients with migraine and Mal de Débarquement / Neil T. Shepard, Annamarie Asher --
Non-vestibular diagnosis and imbalance: cervicogenic dizziness / Richard A. Clendaniel, Robert Landel.
Series Title: Contemporary perspectives in rehabilitation (Series)
Responsibility: [edited by] Susan J. Herdman.
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