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Vestibular Rehabilitation (Module 1) Anatomy & Physiology, Testing, and Medical Management (20 contact hours) (#1501)

Course Level:  Advanced

Item Number:  1501

Hours:  20

Price:  $194.00

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Textbook is 268 pages. Not available in LA & WV.

 

Description

This course is based on 16 chapters from Vestibular Rehabilitation, Fourth Edition by Susan J. Herdman and Richard A. Clendaniel. The authors are recognized as two of the world’s leading authorities on the subject, and the book has been called “the field’s definitive text on the management of vestibular diseases and disorders.” These chapters present a thorough discussion of the anatomy, physiology, and function of the vestibular system; important aspects of abnormalities, dysfunction, and recovery; and assessment, testing, and medical intervention for vestibular disorders and other factors causing dizziness.------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------COURSE OBJECTIVES----After successfully completing this course, the learner should be able to: 1. Identify the anatomy and neurophysiology of the normal vestibular system and compare with vestibular dysfunction of peripheral and central structures. 2. Explain vestibular compensation and strategies for recovery. 3. Identify the most important roles of the vestibular system in postural control. 4. Identify the clinical presentation of common peripheral vestibular disorders (BPPV, vestibular neuritis, Meniere’s disease, endolymphatic hydrops, fistula, vestibular paroxysmia, and bilateral vestibular disorders) and discuss the management of each. 5. Identify the clinical classifications of central vestibular disorders, and be able to identify each disorder by its oculomotor, postural, and perceptual signs. 6. Identify methods for testing postural disorders associated with vestibular pathology and recognize the strengths and limitations of each. 7. List causes of unilateral vestibular loss, identify symptoms of unilateral vestibular deafferentation, describe vestibular compensation, and identify extent of recovery for each. 8. List key elements in the history of the dizzy patient that help with the diagnosis, goals and management and then be able to apply in case studies. 9. Identify features that distinguish peripheral from central vestibular nystagmus 10. Identify common vestibular function tests and when they should be used. 11. Be familiar with surgical intervention for varied vestibular disorders and when it may be required. 12. Be familiar with medical management including pharmacological and optical methods used to treat vestibular disorders. 13. Discuss the relationship between psychological factors and dizziness. 14. Discuss the management of chronic subjective dizziness.

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Course Reviews

Wow! What a great resource this information will be! I will continually refer back to this text book/course work for the excellent in-depth information it provided. Most up-to-date orthopedic protocols using evidence-based practice.


Barry D., PT in MD, Mar. 28, 2018

Course was interesting.
Denise R., Dec. 21, 2017

It was more detailed than I thought it would be
Sheyrl C., Jul. 10, 2017

 

 

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