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Title Manual of pediatric balance disorders / [edited by] Robert C. O'Reilly, Thierry Morlet, Sharon L. Cushing.

Publication Info. San Diego : Plural Publishing, [2013]


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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary This manual is designed to meet the informational needs of pediatric specialists--including medical specialists involved in the care of children with balance disorders--specifically otolaryngologists, neurologists, physiatrists, orthopedists, neurosurgeons, audiologists, and physical therapists. Appendices cover reference information and cross references to existing Plural Publishing texts.
Note Online resource; title from resource home page (R2 Digital Library, viewed July 6, 2017).
Contents Preface; Acknowledgments; Editors' Biographies; Contributors; Section I: Basic Mechanisms; Chapter 1: Anatomy and Embryology of the Vestibular Apparatus; Chapter 2: Physiology and Maturation of Balance Mechanisms; Section II: Clinical Evaluation; Chapter 3: History and Physical Examination of the Child with a Balance Disorder; Chapter 4: VNG/ENG Testing with Children; Chapter 5: Rotary Chair Testing; Chapter 6: Vestibular-Evoked Myogenic Potentials in Children; Chapter 7: Static Balance: Computerized Dynamic Posturography; Chapter 8: Dynamic Balance and Gross Motor Assessment.
Chapter 9: Gait AnalysisSection III: Pediatric Vestibular Disorders; Chapter 10: Peripheral Vestibular Dysfunction; Chapter 11: Vestibular Migraine; Chapter 12: Structural Lesions of theCentral Nervous System; Chapter 13: Seizure Disorders; Chapter 14: Pediatric Movement Disorders; Chapter 15: Neurodegenerative Diseases; Chapter 16: Balance Problems in Children and Youth with Acquired Brain Injuries; Chapter 17: Ocular and Oculomotility Abnormalities in Children; Chapter 18: Balance Disorders in Meningitis and Inborn Errors of Metabolism; Chapter 19: Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome.
Chapter 20: Developmental, Behavioral, and Psychological DisordersSection IV: Treatment; Chapter 21: Vestibular Adaptation and Compensation; Chapter 22: Vestibular Rehabilitation; Chapter 23: Multisensory Deficits; Chapter 24: Environmental Adaptations and Supports for Home and Community Engagement; Chapter 25: Current and Future Research and Challenges; Self-Assessment Questions Answer Key; Index.
Subject Vestibular apparatus -- Diseases.
Pediatric otolaryngology.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Pediatric otolaryngology. (OCoLC)fst01056469
Vestibular apparatus -- Diseases. (OCoLC)fst01165686
Vestibular Diseases -- diagnosis.
Vestibular Diseases.
Movement Disorders.
Nervous System Diseases -- physiopathology.
Postural Balance.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic book.
Added Author O'Reilly, Robert (Robert Carlos), editor.
Morlet, Thierry, editor.
Cushing, Sharon L., editor.
Other Form: Print version: Manual of pediatric balance disorders 9781597564526 (DLC) 2012042892 (OCoLC)798061451
ISBN 9781597566346 (electronic bk.)
1597566349 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000062380041
DEBBG BV042794137
DEBBG BV044072044
DEBSZ 472837192

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