vestibular function tests

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  1. ncbi Evidence for interacting cortical control of vestibular function and spatial representation in man
    J Ventre-Dominey
    INSERM and CNRS Cognitive Sciences Institute UMR 5015, 67 Bd Pinel, 69500, Bron, France
    Neuropsychologia 41:1884-98. 2003
  2. ncbi Vestibular perception and action employ qualitatively different mechanisms. I. Frequency response of VOR and perceptual responses during Translation and Tilt
    Daniel M Merfeld
    Jenks Vestibular Physiology Laboratory, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Room 421, MEEI, 243 Charles St, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Neurophysiol 94:186-98. 2005
  3. ncbi Vestibular function testing
    Floris L Wuyts
    Antwerp University Research Center for Equilibrium and Aerospace, Department of ENT, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Curr Opin Neurol 20:19-24. 2007
  4. ncbi Clinical assessment of balance: normative data, and gender and age effects
    Luc Vereeck
    Hoger Instituut voor Kinesitherapie and Ergotherapie, Department of Health Care Sciences, University College of Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Audiol 47:67-75. 2008
  5. ncbi The vestibulo ocular reflex (VOR) in otoconia deficient head tilt (het) mutant mice versus wild type C57BL/6 mice
    Christopher G Harrod
    Northwestern University, Department of Physiology and Institute for Neuroscience, 303 East Chicago Avenue, M211, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Brain Res 972:75-83. 2003
  6. ncbi Vestibular disorders in children
    Sylvette R Wiener-Vacher
    Unite de Vestibulometrie de l Enfant, Hopital Robert Debre, Paris, France
    Int J Audiol 47:578-83. 2008
  7. ncbi Vestibular dysfunction of patients with mutations of Connexin 26
    Ingo Todt
    Department of Otolaryngology at UKB, Hospital of the University of Berlin, Germany
    Neuroreport 16:1179-81. 2005
  8. ncbi Lessons from follow-up examinations in patients with vestibular neuritis: how to interpret findings from vestibular function tests at a compensated stage
    Hongju Park
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Konkuk University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Otol Neurotol 30:806-11. 2009
  9. ncbi Otoneurological findings in human immunodeficiency virus positive patients
    R Teggi
    Department of ENT, Istitudo di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico San Raffaele Hospital, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    J Laryngol Otol 122:1289-94. 2008
  10. ncbi Abnormal vestibular evoked myogenic potentials in the presence of normal caloric responses
    Shinichi Iwasaki
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Otol Neurotol 26:1196-9. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Galvanic Effects on the Human Vestibuloocular Reflex
    Americo Migliaccio; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. MRI Induced Vertigo
    David S Zee; Fiscal Year: 2012
  3. Cell and Molecular Analysis of Human Temporal Bones
    Fred H Linthicum; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. MEASUREMENT OF VESTIBULAR FUNCTION IN MENIERE'S DISEASE
    Steven Rauch; Fiscal Year: 2002
  5. VIRTUAL REALITY IN BALANCE DISORDERS
    Susan Whitney; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. VOR adaptation/utility of saccades as rehab strategies
    Michael Schubert; Fiscal Year: 2008
  7. Motion Sensor Array for Vestibular-deficient Individuals
    Conrad Wall; Fiscal Year: 2005
  8. MANAGEMENT OF ADAPTATION TO ALTERED SENSORIMOTOR STATES
    Helen Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2003
  9. TREATMENTS FOR BENIGN PAROXYSMAL POSITIONAL VERTIGO
    Helen Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2008
  10. RECOVERY OF VISUAL ACUITY IN VESTIBULAR DEFICITS
    SUSAN HERDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002

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Publications218 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Evidence for interacting cortical control of vestibular function and spatial representation in man
    J Ventre-Dominey
    INSERM and CNRS Cognitive Sciences Institute UMR 5015, 67 Bd Pinel, 69500, Bron, France
    Neuropsychologia 41:1884-98. 2003
    ..e. in right cortical lesions with hemi-neglect syndrome. These results demonstrate in man, the existence of a cortical influence on vestibular function related to the mechanisms of spatial representation...
  2. ncbi Vestibular perception and action employ qualitatively different mechanisms. I. Frequency response of VOR and perceptual responses during Translation and Tilt
    Daniel M Merfeld
    Jenks Vestibular Physiology Laboratory, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Room 421, MEEI, 243 Charles St, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Neurophysiol 94:186-98. 2005
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  3. ncbi Vestibular function testing
    Floris L Wuyts
    Antwerp University Research Center for Equilibrium and Aerospace, Department of ENT, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Curr Opin Neurol 20:19-24. 2007
    ..This review provides an overview of vestibular function testing and highlights the new techniques that have emerged during the past 5 years...
  4. ncbi Clinical assessment of balance: normative data, and gender and age effects
    Luc Vereeck
    Hoger Instituut voor Kinesitherapie and Ergotherapie, Department of Health Care Sciences, University College of Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Audiol 47:67-75. 2008
    ..Women performed significantly poorer on the TUG and TR-EC (30-second time limit)...
  5. ncbi The vestibulo ocular reflex (VOR) in otoconia deficient head tilt (het) mutant mice versus wild type C57BL/6 mice
    Christopher G Harrod
    Northwestern University, Department of Physiology and Institute for Neuroscience, 303 East Chicago Avenue, M211, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Brain Res 972:75-83. 2003
    ..Because semicircular canals are normal in het mice, we conclude that central neurons of the canal VOR are dependent on otolith organ signals for normal performance...
  6. ncbi Vestibular disorders in children
    Sylvette R Wiener-Vacher
    Unite de Vestibulometrie de l Enfant, Hopital Robert Debre, Paris, France
    Int J Audiol 47:578-83. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi Vestibular dysfunction of patients with mutations of Connexin 26
    Ingo Todt
    Department of Otolaryngology at UKB, Hospital of the University of Berlin, Germany
    Neuroreport 16:1179-81. 2005
    ..Thus, connexin 26 mutations can be associated with saccular defects of the vestibular receptors...
  8. ncbi Lessons from follow-up examinations in patients with vestibular neuritis: how to interpret findings from vestibular function tests at a compensated stage
    Hongju Park
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Konkuk University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Otol Neurotol 30:806-11. 2009
    ..Thus, we wanted to investigate the results of vestibular function tests (VFTs) at a compensated stage in patients with vestibular neuritis to determine the presence and the ..
  9. ncbi Otoneurological findings in human immunodeficiency virus positive patients
    R Teggi
    Department of ENT, Istitudo di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico San Raffaele Hospital, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    J Laryngol Otol 122:1289-94. 2008
    ..To investigate vestibular function in human immunodeficiency virus positive subjects...
  10. ncbi Abnormal vestibular evoked myogenic potentials in the presence of normal caloric responses
    Shinichi Iwasaki
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Otol Neurotol 26:1196-9. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate clinical features of diseases showing abnormal VEMP responses with normal caloric test responses...
  11. ncbi Vestibular function testing
    E E Lang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont Road, Dublin 9, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 179:173-8. 2010
    ..However, in a subgroup of patients, vestibular function testing may be invaluable in arriving at a correct diagnosis and ultimately in the optimal treatment of these patients...
  12. pmc Influence of extero- and proprioceptive afferents of the plantar surface in determining subjective visual vertical in patients with unilateral vestibular dysfunction
    M Faralli
    Otolaryngology and Cervicofacial Surgery Clinic, University of Perugia, via delle Danaidi 21, Perugia, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 29:245-50. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi Audiologic and vestibular findings in a sample of human immunodeficiency virus type-1-infected Mexican children under highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Gerardo C Palacios
    Departamento de Infectologia, Hospital de Pediatria, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social IMSS, Cuauhtemoc 330 Colonia Doctores, Delegacion Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City 06720, Mexico
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:1671-81. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate audiologic and vestibular disorders in a sample of HIV-1-infected children receiving Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy...
  14. ncbi Bilateral vestibulopathy: clinical characteristics and diagnostic criteria
    Seonhye Kim
    Department of Neurology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    Otol Neurotol 32:812-7. 2011
    ..To define clinical and laboratory characteristics of bilateral vestibulopathy (BV) and to propose diagnostic criteria of this disorder based on clinical and laboratory findings...
  15. pmc Positional down beating nystagmus in 50 patients: cerebellar disorders and possible anterior semicircular canalithiasis
    P Bertholon
    CHU de Saint Etienne, Hopital Bellevue, Saint Etienne, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:366-72. 2002
    ..To clarify the clinical significance of positional down beat nystagmus (pDBN)...
  16. ncbi Further characterization of the DFNA1 audiovestibular phenotype
    A K Lalwani
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0526, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 124:699-702. 1998
    ..Autosomal dominant, nonsyndromic, hereditary hearing impairment in a large Costa Rican kindred is caused by a mutation in the human homolog of the Drosophila diaphanous gene...
  17. ncbi Vestibular perception in patients with acquired ophthalmoplegia
    E A Grunfeld
    Psychology Unit, King s College London, Guy s Hospital, UK
    Neurology 60:1993-5. 2003
    ..It is postulated that this is secondary to the retinal image slip experienced by these patients during head movements and a useful compensatory mechanism to suppress motion-induced sickness and spatial disorientation...
  18. ncbi Determining subjective visual vertical: dynamic versus static testing
    Mario Faralli
    Otolaryngology and Cervicofacial Surgery Division, Department of Medical Surgical Specialization, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Otol Neurotol 28:1069-71. 2007
    ....
  19. ncbi Subjective visual vertical in acute attacks of Ménière's disease
    Hidetaka Kumagami
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Otol Neurotol 30:206-9. 2009
    ..To investigate whether or not and how often there is otolith dysfunction in an acute attack of Ménière's disease...
  20. ncbi Unilateral examination of utricle and saccule function
    A H Clarke
    Vestibular Research Laboratory, HNO Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Benjamin Franklin, Freie Universitat Berlin, 12200 Berlin, Germary
    J Vestib Res 13:215-25. 2003
    ..To illustrate the efficacy of such differential testing, the findings from two patients are presented that demonstrate for the first time an isolated unilateral utricular dysfunction...
  21. ncbi Systematic review of vestibular disorders related to human immunodeficiency virus and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    B Heinze
    Department of Communication Pathology, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Laryngol Otol 125:881-90. 2011
    ..Disorders of the auditory and vestibular system are often associated with human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. However, the extent and nature of these vestibular manifestations are unclear...
  22. ncbi The vestibular evoked response to linear, alternating, acceleration pulses without acoustic masking as a parameter of vestibular function
    M L Oei
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Groningen, The Netherlands
    Acta Otolaryngol 121:62-7. 2001
    ....
  23. ncbi A new set of criteria for evaluating malingering in work-related vestibular injury
    A I Mallinson
    Neuro Otology Unit, Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Otol Neurotol 26:686-90. 2005
    ....
  24. ncbi Dynamics of the vestibulo-ocular reflex in patients with the horizontal semicircular canal variant of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
    Kazunori Sekine
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Tokushima School of Medicine, Tokushima, Japan
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:587-94. 2004
    ..In this study, we assessed the dynamics of the vestibulo-ocular reflex (VOR) of the HSCC in patients with H-BPPV...
  25. ncbi [Built-in emergency brake in the balance system. Animal experiment research shows that a hierarchy of mechanisms compensate after acute peripheral vestibular decline]
    Anna K Magnusson
    Abteilung Neurobiologie, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen
    Lakartidningen 102:1524-6, 1529. 2005
    ..In the long run, such knowledge might influence the management and treatment of patients with balance disorders...
  26. ncbi Click-evoked myogenic potentials recorded on alert guinea pigs
    Ting Hua Yang
    Department of Otolaryngology, National Taiwan University Hospital, 1 Chang Te Street, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hear Res 205:277-83. 2005
    ..Hence, the use of gentamicin-treated animals, along with normal controls and auditory brainstem responses, results in convincing results that the recorded myogenic potentials are in fact of vestibular origin...
  27. ncbi Vestibular evoked myogenic potentials: history and overview
    Guangwei Zhou
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA
    Am J Audiol 13:135-43. 2004
    ..We will discuss specific VEMP applications in the diagnosis of Meniere's disease, vestibular schwannoma, vestibular hypersensitivity disorders, vestibular neuritis, multiple sclerosis, and other brainstem lesions...
  28. ncbi Role of dynamic posturography (Equitest) in the identification of feigned balance disturbances
    A Artuso
    Institute of Clinical Otorhinolaryngoiatrics, Catholic University Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 24:8-12. 2004
    ..9% sensitivity and 89.7% specificity. The Equitest, therefore, in combination with conventional methods, provides the clinician with an important tool, in the identification of a state of simulated vertigo...
  29. ncbi [Dysequilibrium. Restorative management in dysequilibrium]
    L E Walther
    Klinik fur Hals, Nasen, Ohrenheilkunde und Plastische Kopf und Halschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, Pauwelstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen
    Laryngorhinootologie 84:S70-91. 2005
  30. ncbi Simulator based rehabilitation in refractory dizziness
    Marousa Pavlou
    GKT School of Biomedical Sciences, King s College London Dept of Physiotherapy, London, UK
    J Neurol 251:983-95. 2004
    ..Visual motion and visuo-vestibular conflict situations should be incorporated in the rehabilitation of patients with refractory dizziness...
  31. ncbi [Characterisation of the influence exerted by the visual factor in patients with balance disorders]
    J Rama-Lopez
    Departamento de Otorrinolaringologia, Clinica Universitaria, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    Rev Neurol 39:513-6. 2004
    ..It also plays a specific role in postural control by modifying the efficiency of the vestibular and proprioceptive responses...
  32. ncbi Symptomatic high frequency/acceleration vestibular loss: consideration of a new clinical syndrome of vestibular dysfunction
    Narayanan Prepageran
    Department of Otolaryngology, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:48-54. 2005
    ..Under certain circumstances, symptomatic patients with a high frequency/acceleration vestibular loss should undergo an MSSC study for confirmation, if required...
  33. ncbi Effects of vestibulo-ocular reflex exercises on vestibular compensation after vestibular schwannoma surgery
    Joanne C Enticott
    Departments of Otolaryngology, The University of Melbourne, East Melbourne, Australia
    Otol Neurotol 26:265-9. 2005
    ..To assess vestibular function in a large group of vestibular schwannoma patients so that we could determine whether simple vestibular exercises speed vestibular dysfunction recovery after tumor removal surgery...
  34. ncbi Vestibular effects of cochlear implantation
    Craig A Buchman
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7600, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:1-22. 2004
    ..As candidate profiles continue to evolve and with the recent development of bilateral CI, understanding the significance of this risk takes on an increasing importance...
  35. ncbi Dynamic posture assessment in patients with peripheral vestibulopathy
    Julio Rama-Lopez
    Department of I Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital and Medical School, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:700-5. 2004
    ..To assess the effects on balance of different strategies to create sensory conflict...
  36. ncbi Visual vestibular mismatch in work-related vestibular injury
    N S Longridge
    Neuro Otology Unit, Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Otol Neurotol 26:691-4. 2005
    ..To define and investigate the symptom set known as visual-vestibular mismatch and analyze its nature and occurrence in two groups of patients referred for dizziness...
  37. ncbi Relationship between dynamic balance and self-reported handicap in patients who have unilateral peripheral vestibular loss
    Fabienne Mbongo
    Laboratoire de Neurobiologie des Reseaux Sensorimoteurs, CNRS UMR 7060 Université Paris 5, Paris 7, France
    Otol Neurotol 28:905-10. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether Dizziness Handicap Inventory (DHI) score is related to postural performance as assessed by dynamic posturography...
  38. ncbi Vestibular symptoms and otoneurological findings in retired offshore divers
    Frederik K Goplen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:414-9. 2007
    ..We examined a group of offshore divers in order to find out how many divers experience vestibular symptoms later in life and how this was related to occupational history and objective findings...
  39. ncbi Neurootological aspects of juvenile vertigo
    Beáta Bencsik
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Int Tinnitus J 13:57-62. 2007
    ..The focus of our study is the phase of restructuring of equilibrium regulation in children between the ages of 8 and 15 years...
  40. ncbi Head-tilting stabilometry in patients with benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
    Kenya Inukai
    Department of Otolaryngology, Niigata University, Faculty of Medicine, 1 757 Asahimachi dori, Niigata 951 8510, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 35:31-5. 2008
    ..In this study, we examined changes in the parameters of stabilometry under an upright condition and head-tilt conditions in patients with BPPV...
  41. ncbi An effective maneuver of positional test by turning of the head and body together
    Sachiko Aoki
    Department of Otolaryngology, Tokyo Women s Medical University Medical Center East, 2 1 10 Nishiogu, Arakawaku, Tokyo 116 8567, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 35:37-40. 2008
    ..To find the effective maneuver of a positional test...
  42. ncbi Digital craniocorpography and peripheral vestibular diseases
    Flavio Serafini
    Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Tinnitus J 14:34-6. 2008
    ....
  43. ncbi The high-frequency/acceleration head heave test in detecting otolith diseases
    Paul Kessler
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Otol Neurotol 28:896-904. 2007
    ..To investigate whether transient, high-acceleration interaural head heaves (translational vestibulo-ocular reflex [tVOR]) could aid in the diagnosis of otolith diseases...
  44. pmc Mechanism of dynamic visual acuity recovery with vestibular rehabilitation
    Michael C Schubert
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 0910, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:500-7. 2008
    ..To determine why dynamic visual acuity (DVA) improves after vestibular rehabilitation in people with vestibular hypofunction...
  45. pmc Efficacy of electrotactile vestibular substitution in patients with peripheral and central vestibular loss
    Y P Danilov
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Vestib Res 17:119-30. 2007
    ..Nonetheless, after training with the BrainPort balance device, all subjects demonstrated significant improvements in performance beyond what might be expected from conventional vestibular rehabilitation therapy...
  46. ncbi Vertigo in children
    Katarzyna Pawlak-Osińska
    Collegium Medicum of Nicolaus Copernicus University, Bydgoszcz, Poland
    Int Tinnitus J 12:185-9. 2006
    ..We discussed the probable reasons for vertigo, among which psychogenic origin, side effect of medications, hormonal disturbances, spondylosis, and diet errors had to be taken into consideration...
  47. ncbi The influence of otolith dysfunction on the clinical presentation of people with a peripheral vestibular disorder
    Kate J Murray
    Dizzy Day Clinics, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Phys Ther 87:143-52. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the influence of otolith dysfunction on the clinical presentation of individuals with a peripheral vestibular disorder...
  48. ncbi Long-term follow-up after acute unilateral vestibular loss and comparison between subjects with and without remaining symptoms
    Ann Sofi C Kammerlind
    Department of Health and Society, Division of Physical Therapy, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:946-53. 2005
    ..Differences could be seen between subjects with and without remaining symptoms regarding health-related quality of life, anxiety and depression...
  49. ncbi Rotational chair (ROTO) instead of electronystagmography (ENG) as the primary vestibular test
    Moises A Arriaga
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Neurotology, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:329-33. 2005
    ..To compare the sensitivity of rotational chair (ROTO) versus electronystagmography (ENG) in peripheral vestibular pathology...
  50. ncbi Vestibular assessment in a patient with confirmed lateral medullary syndrome
    Katrina F L Butler
    Department of Audiology, Addenbrooke s NHS Trust, Cambridge, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 120:135-7. 2006
    ..This patient showed a unilateral weakness on caloric testing which has not been reported previously in a patient with lateral medullary syndrome. The case for the possibility of a 'central' canal paresis on caloric testing is presented...
  51. ncbi Testing utricular function by means of on-axis rotation
    K Helling
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Johannes Gutenberg University Medical School, Mainz, Germany
    Acta Otolaryngol 126:587-93. 2006
    ..The survey demonstrates that isolated disorders of peripheral utricular function can occur while SCC function appears normal...
  52. ncbi Recovery of subjective visual horizontal after unilateral vestibular deafferentation by intratympanic instillation of gentamicin
    Yoshinari Takai
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Tokyo, Japan
    J Vestib Res 16:69-73. 2006
    ..The reasons why the recovery of SVH took longer than the disappearance of spontaneous nystagmus are discussed in this report...
  53. ncbi Cochlear implant and vestibular function
    Joanne C Enticott
    Department of Otolaryngology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Otol Neurotol 27:824-30. 2006
    ..This work was also motivated by a desire to provide the basis for better preoperative counseling and postoperative vestibular therapy to cochlear implant patients...
  54. ncbi The effectiveness of wedge shoes in patients with insufficient vestibular compensation
    Munetaka Ushio
    Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 34:155-8. 2007
    ..This study evaluated the effectiveness of wedge shoes specially manufactured with a 4mm inclination on the affected side to patients with chronic vestibular insufficiency...
  55. ncbi A comparison between oculomotor rehabilitation and vestibular electrical stimulation in unilateral peripheral vestibular deficit
    Stefania Barozzi
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Ophthalmology, University of Milan, Italy
    Int Tinnitus J 12:45-9. 2006
    ..Comparison of our two study groups did not show any significant difference, revealing that both forms of therapy are effective...
  56. ncbi Evidence of vestibular and balance dysfunction in children with profound sensorineural hearing loss using cochlear implants
    Sharon L Cushing
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Laryngoscope 118:1814-23. 2008
    ..This hypothesis was studied in 40 children with severe to profound SNHL and unilateral cochlear implants...
  57. ncbi Functional and anatomical correlates of impaired velocity storage
    Gary P Jacobson
    Division of Audiology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Am Acad Audiol 15:324-33. 2004
    ..Results showed that Group 2 patients had greater impairments in postural stability and gait than Group 1 patients. Additionally, 80% of patients in Group 2 and none in Group 1 showed pontine hyperintense lesions on MRI...
  58. ncbi [Current status of vestibular rehabilitation]
    Ziming Wu
    Lin Chuang Er Bi Yan Hou Ke Za Zhi 17:633-5. 2003
  59. ncbi [The influence of metabolic disturbances present in diabetes mellitus type I on vestibulo-spinal reflexes in children and young adults]
    Wojciech Gawron
    Katedra i Klinika Otolaryngologii AM we Wrocławiu
    Otolaryngol Pol 56:451-7. 2002
    ..Balance organ disturbances in diabetes mellitus type 1 in children and young adults despite their presence have subclinical course. Perhaps one should consider monitoring of those disturbances in the course of the disease...
  60. ncbi Electronystagmography in a patient with a peripheral vestibular disorder
    Kenneth H Brookler
    Ear Nose Throat J 81:696, 699. 2002
  61. ncbi Contribution of the vestibular apparatus to postural control when rising from a chair
    Takeshi Tsutsumi
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, School of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:1054-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to obtain a better understanding of the contribution made by the vestibular apparatus to postural control of the body and head when an individual rises from a chair...
  62. ncbi [Bilateral vestibular areflexia: quantification is required]
    E Ulmer
    Service ORL et Chirurgie Cervico Faciale, CHU Nord, 13915 Marseille Cedex 20, France
    Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac 119:216-26. 2002
    ..The apparent vestibular loss is actually related to stimulation frequency. This phenomenon could be explained by considering the physiology of phasic and tonic cells...
  63. ncbi Evaluating the dizzy patient: bedside examination and laboratory assessment of the vestibular system
    Scott D Z Eggers
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Semin Neurol 23:47-58. 2003
    ..The use of additional vestibular laboratory testing and neuroimaging is then considered to further localize and quantify abnormalities...
  64. ncbi Cranio-corpo-graphy. A neurootological screening test
    D Schneider
    Dept of Neurootology, , Germany
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 45:393-7. 1991
    ..e., abnormal angular deviation with normal sway values and the third (650 patients) with a typical central disturbance, i.e. a broad lateral sway. These groups were then submitted to a detailed statistical analysis...
  65. ncbi Changes in postural control parameters after vestibular rehabilitation in patients with central vestibular disorders
    H Suarez
    Laboratory of Audiology and Vestibular Pathophysiology, School of Medicine, British Hospital, Montevideo, Uruguay
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:143-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine postural responses before and after a vestibular rehabilitation program (VRP) in 14 patients with central vestibular disorders (CVD)...
  66. ncbi Dizziness: relating the severity of vertigo to the degree of handicap by measuring vestibular impairment
    Nicolas Perez
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital and Medical School, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:372-81. 2003
    ..We sought to correlate the severity of vertigo and handicap in patients with vestibular pathology according to measures of impairment...
  67. ncbi [Bilateral vestibular loss. Diagnosis and follow-up]
    K A Frese
    Klinik fur Hals, Nasen und Ohrenheilkunde, Kopf und Halschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Kiel
    HNO 51:221-5. 2003
    ..Atypical symptom in patients with bilateral vestibular loss is head movement-induced oscillopsia. The paucity of precise complaints in many patients is surprising. Therefore, bilateral loss of vestibular function is often undiagnosed...
  68. ncbi Otolith-ocular responses in patients with surgically confirmed unilateral peripheral vestibular loss
    Joseph M Furman
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Vestib Res 13:143-51. 2003
    ..These results have clinical implications for the management of patients with unilateral vestibular loss and provide insights into the process of vestibular compensation especially with respect to the otolith-ocular reflex...
  69. ncbi Computerized analysis of established craniocorpography
    Flavio Serafini
    Division of Neurootology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Disorders, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo Escola Paulista de Medicina, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Tinnitus J 8:97-9. 2002
    ..A precise description of sway, angular deviation, and test duration was obtained from the VICON motion analysis program. As expected, angular deviation was statistically greater in the group with vestibular disorders...
  70. ncbi Increased independence and decreased vertigo after vestibular rehabilitation
    Helen S Cohen
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:60-70. 2003
    ..We sought to determine the effectiveness in decreasing some symptoms, such as vertigo, and increasing performance of daily life skills after vestibular rehabilitation...
  71. ncbi A case of normal ENG findings on air caloric stimulus that were not substantiated by water stimulus
    Kenneth H Brookler
    Neurotologic Associates, P C, New York City, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 81:496-7. 2002
  72. ncbi Evaluation of balance function in peripheral vestibular disorders
    M E Norre
    Dpt Otoneurology and Equilibriometry, University of Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 43:453-65. 1989
    ..g. Ménière's disease, etc), but it is of primary importance in the determination of a logical and adequate treatment and so for rehabilitation treatment. Some important items are reviewed...
  73. ncbi [Vertical and/or horizontal subjective visual]
    P Vannucchi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche Oto Neuro Oftalmologiche, Universita di Firenze
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:74-9. 2003
  74. ncbi Vestibulo-ocular physiology underlying vestibular hypofunction
    Michael C Schubert
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, 710 Ross Bldg, 720 Rutland Ave, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Phys Ther 84:373-85. 2004
    ..The purposes of this article are to review the anatomy and physiology of the vestibular system and to describe the neurophysiological mechanisms responsible for the vestibulo-ocular abnormalities in patients with vestibular hypofunction...
  75. ncbi [Vibration-induced nystagmus: mechanism and clinical interest]
    E Ulmer
    Cabinet ORL Sicot Ulmer 88, Bd Carnot 06400 Cannes
    Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac 121:95-103. 2004
    ..Since that time, several Authors have applied the vibrator test in normal subjects or patients suffering from various well-characterized conditions...
  76. ncbi Vestibular function in auditory neuropathy
    K Sheykholeslami
    Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Tokyo University, Japan
    Acta Otolaryngol 120:849-54. 2000
    ..and speech discrimination tests), otoacoustic emissions, auditory-evoked brainstem responses and vestibular function tests (clinical tests of balance, electronystagmography, damped rotation tests and vestibular-evoked myogenic ..
  77. ncbi [Hearing evaluation in patients with vertigo]
    Wiesław Konopka
    Zakład Diagnostyki Audiologicznej i Elektrofizjologicznej, Katedry Chirurgii Głowy i Szyi UM w Lodzi
    Otolaryngol Pol 60:239-41. 2006
    ..Vertigo is the illusory sensation of motion. True vertigo is caused by pathology in the peripheral end organ, the vestibular nerve, and the pathways that connect them in the brainstem and rarely, in the cortex...
  78. ncbi Various causes and clinical characteristics in vertigo in children with normal eardrums
    Yun Hoon Choung
    Department of Otolaryngology, Ajou University School of Medicine, 5 Woncheon dong, Paldal Gu, Suwon 442 721, South Korea
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:889-94. 2003
    ....
  79. ncbi [Differential diagnosis between vertigo of posterior circulation ischemia and migrainous vertigo]
    Ziming Wu
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chinese PLA General Hospital, the Otolaryngology Institute of Chinese PLA, Beijing, 100853, China
    Lin Chung Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi 21:721-3. 2007
    ..To analyze two groups of patients with migrainous vertigo (MV )and vertigo resulting from posterior circulation ischemia (PCIV) and investigate the differential diagnosis between them...
  80. pmc Progressive auditory neuropathy in patients with Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy
    B Ceranic
    Department of Neuro otology, Box 127, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London WC1 3BG, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:626-30. 2004
    ..To investigate auditory neural involvement in patients with Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON)...
  81. ncbi Intratympanic gentamicin in monolateral Meniere's disease: our experience
    Giulia Bertino
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head Neck Surgery, University of Pavia IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 263:271-5. 2006
    ..6 to 80 mg. Five days after the first gentamicin administration, cochlear and vestibular function tests were performed...
  82. ncbi [Current computerized support for vestibular function tests.I. Expert systems and their clinical applications]
    G Magenes
    Dipartimento di Informatica e Sistemistica, , Italie
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 41:997-1009. 1987
    ..This shell has already been used to develop several expert systems. It is the tool by which we constructed a consultation system (VERTIGO) aimed to classify different types of vertigo...
  83. ncbi Garnett Passe and Rodney Williams Memorial Lecture: New clinical tests of unilateral vestibular dysfunction
    G Michael Halmagyi
    Neurology Department, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown NSW 2050, Sydney, Australia
    J Laryngol Otol 118:589-600. 2004
    ..rigorous diagnosis of the cause of vertigo, ideally one would have robust, reproducible, quantitative vestibular function tests sensitive to dysfunction of each of the five sensory regions in each ear...
  84. ncbi Influence of cochlear implantation on peripheral vestibular receptor function
    Eike Krause
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:809-13. 2010
    ....
  85. ncbi [Otolith function tests--a differentiated, quality-assured screening system]
    P Düwel
    Klinik fur Hals, Nasen und Ohrenheilkunde und Plastische Kopf und Halschirurgie des Universitätsklinikum Aachen
    Laryngorhinootologie 84:653-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study is to compare and evaluate these techniques as screening tests...
  86. ncbi [Nystagmographic findings in pontocerebellar angle tumors]
    P Pérez Vázquez
    Servicio de ORL, Hospital Central de Asturias, Hospital Carmen y Severo Ochoa, Cangas del Narcea, Asturias
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 54:15-20. 2003
    To determine the diagnostic and prognostic value of vestibular function tests in cerebellopontine angle tumors
  87. ncbi [Exploration of the otolith function]
    M Toupet
    Centre d Explorations Fonctionnelles Oto Neurologiques, 10 rue Falguière, 75015 Paris, France
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 126:209-15. 2005
    ..The choice of vestibular function tests is best based on the patient's particular symptoms...
  88. ncbi Relationship among balance impairments, functional performance, and disability in people with peripheral vestibular hypofunction
    K M Gill-Body
    Graduate Programs in Physical Therapy, MGH Institute of Health Professions, 101 Merrimac St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Phys Ther 80:748-58. 2000
    ....
  89. ncbi [Current computerized support for vestibular function tests. II. An expert system for the classification of vertigo]
    E Mira
    Clinica Otorinolaringoiatrica, , Italie
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 41:1010-20. 1987
    ..Different conclusions can be proposed with different degrees of certainty. Conclusions can be justified by the system when required...
  90. pmc Abnormal vestibular evoked myogenic potentials in medial medullary infarction
    Je Young Shin
    Department of Neurology, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seongnam, Korea
    J Clin Neurol 5:101-3. 2009
    ..We report herein abnormal VEMPs in a patient with medial medullary infarction (MMI) that appeared to involve the MLF...
  91. ncbi [Vestibular function in severely retarded children in relation to their motor disabilities]
    S Sone
    Division of Child Neurology, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous and Muscular Disorders, Tokyo
    No To Hattatsu 22:483-7. 1990
    ..We conclude that vestibular function tests are useful to predict future motor development in severely retarded children.
  92. pmc Results of air caloric and other vestibular tests in patients with chronic otitis media
    In Sik Lee
    Research Institute of Medical Science, Konkuk University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Exp Otorhinolaryngol 2:145-50. 2009
    ..the incidence and characteristics of abnormal air caloric results in patients with unilateral chronic otitis media and without any history of vertigo, and to compare caloric results with there of other vestibular function tests (VFTs).
  93. pmc Diagnostic value of nystagmus: spontaneous and induced ocular oscillations
    A Serra
    Department of Neurology, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University Hospitals, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:615-8. 2002
    ..In this review we describe a scheme for examining the patient with nystagmus and interpreting common ocular oscillations; some examples are provided as video clips...
  94. ncbi Vestibular evoked myogenic potentials in acute acoustic trauma
    Yen Pin Wang
    Department of Otolaryngology, National Taiwan University Hospital, College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Otol Neurotol 27:956-61. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the VEMP responses in those with acute acoustic trauma...
  95. ncbi Vestibular characterization in the menstrual cycle
    Cintia Ishii
    Conselho Federal de Fonoaudiologia, Irmandade da Santa Casa de Misericordia de Sao Paulo
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 75:375-80. 2009
    ..Hormonal disorders in the menstrual cycle can affect labyrinthine fluid homeostasis, causing balance and hearing dysfunctions...
  96. ncbi Effects of plateau time and ramp time on ocular vestibular evoked myogenic potentials
    Yu Lin Cheng
    Department of Speech and Hearing Disorders and Sciences, National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Vestib Res 22:33-9. 2012
    ..The lower amplitude and response rate for click oVEMP were associated with its lower mechanical energy of click, especially the energy from 500 to 1000 Hz...
  97. ncbi NASDA aquatic animal experiment facilities for Space Shuttle and ISS
    Satoko Uchida
    National Space Development Agency of Japan NASDA, Ibaraki, Japan
    Adv Space Res 30:797-802. 2002
    ..Based on these experiences of Space Shuttle missions, we are studying to develop advanced aquatic animal experiment facility for both Space Shuttle and International Space Station (ISS)...
  98. ncbi Isolated floccular infarction: impaired vestibular responses to horizontal head impulse
    Hong Kyun Park
    Department of Neurology, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, 300 Gumi dong, Bundang gu, Seongnam, Gyeonggi Do, 463 707, Korea
    J Neurol 260:1576-82. 2013
    ..While HIT is often normal in patients with central vestibular disorders, decreased HIT responses do not exclude an isolated cerebellar lesion as a cause of the acute vestibular syndrome...
  99. ncbi Vestibulary rehabilitation--election treatment method for compensating vestibular impairment
    Mădălina Georgescu
    Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Morphol Embryol 53:651-6. 2012
    ..This paper aims to reveal the actual benefit of vestibular rehabilitation (VR) in patients with unilateral vestibular loss...
  100. ncbi A short latency vestibular evoked potential (VsEP) produced by bone-conducted acoustic stimulation
    Neil P McAngus Todd
    Department of Psychology, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, United Kingdom
    J Acoust Soc Am 114:3264-72. 2003
    ..The evoked potentials may also have application as a noninvasive and nontraumatic test of vestibular projections to the cortex...
  101. ncbi Long-lasting deviation of the subjective visual horizontal after complete unilateral vestibular deafferentation by subtotal resection of the temporal bone
    Munetaka Ushio
    Services Agency Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Otol Neurotol 28:369-71. 2007
    ..This study examined whether subjective visual horizontal (SVH) could be compensated in patients with complete loss of unilateral vestibular function...

Research Grants31

  1. Galvanic Effects on the Human Vestibuloocular Reflex
    Americo Migliaccio; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. MRI Induced Vertigo
    David S Zee; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..g., unilateral vs. bilateral, partial vs. complete). We will use vestibular function tests performed away from the magnet including caloric and head rotational responses to assess the function of ..
  3. Cell and Molecular Analysis of Human Temporal Bones
    Fred H Linthicum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..quality of clinical information accompanying each donated temporal bone by performing audiometric and/or vestibular function tests at regular intervals...
  4. MEASUREMENT OF VESTIBULAR FUNCTION IN MENIERE'S DISEASE
    Steven Rauch; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..To accomplish these goals, this project will apply vestibular function tests to three groups of subjects: normal controls, subjects with total unilateral vestibular hypofunction (..
  5. VIRTUAL REALITY IN BALANCE DISORDERS
    Susan Whitney; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The data derived from the above three goals will help direct a randomized clinical trial that will assist in determining if virtual reality is an effective method of intervention with persons with vestibular dysfunction. ..
  6. VOR adaptation/utility of saccades as rehab strategies
    Michael Schubert; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This is important for the long-term goals of this project, which are to determine the adaptive preferences that individuals with vestibular loss use to improve gaze stability. ..
  7. Motion Sensor Array for Vestibular-deficient Individuals
    Conrad Wall; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  8. MANAGEMENT OF ADAPTATION TO ALTERED SENSORIMOTOR STATES
    Helen Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. TREATMENTS FOR BENIGN PAROXYSMAL POSITIONAL VERTIGO
    Helen Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..4. Determine the influence of rhinosinusitis. A) Determine the prevalence of rhinosinusitis in patients with BPPV. B) Determine if the presence of rhinosinusitis affects severity of symptoms or response to treatment. ..
  10. RECOVERY OF VISUAL ACUITY IN VESTIBULAR DEFICITS
    SUSAN HERDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The rol of perceptual learning will be assessed by comparing the re- and post-exercise values of dynamic visual acuity measured in a target motion-head still paradigm. ..
  11. SENSORIMOTOR INTEGRATION IN HUMAN POSTURAL CONTROL
    Robert Peterka; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A better understanding of these active regulatory processes may lead to new rehabilitative methods and new clinical balance-function tests. ..
  12. NEW METHOD TO IDENTIFY UNILATERAL VESTIBULAR DYSFUNCTION
    Robert Peterka; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Experimental results from subjects with different levels of partial unilateral vestibular loss will determine the effectiveness and reliability of the proposed new rotation test. ..
  13. Development of semicircular canal prostheses for studies of vestibular plasticity
    DANIEL MERFELD; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Improved Search Coil Method for Measuring Eye Movements
    Mark Shelhamer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. DIZZINESS IN OLDER PEOPLE
    Robert Baloh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..By continuing this longitudinal study of carefully studied older patients and controls, our multidisciplinary research team is in a good position to achieve our goals. ..
  16. 11th International conference on cochlear implants in children
    Craig Buchman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The purpose of this symposium is to continue this necessary and productive interaction. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Building a New Model for Diagnosis of ED Dizzy Patients
    David Newman Toker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This research project and the research paradigms derived from it will form the nucleus of a career devoted to research in medical decision-making, causes of diagnostic errors, and methods to preventthem. ..
  18. Long-term Ambulatory Gait Monitor for Parkinson's Disease
    Steven Moore; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. Diseases of the Vestibular System
    Robert Baloh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. QUANTIFICATION OF CARTILAGE AND BONE DEFECTS USING MRI
    Chris Mc Gibbon; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Hypothesis: the analytical model can predict AC and SB thickness within 1 voxel dimension at a 95 percent confidence level and exhibit defect detection sensitivity and specificity greater than 98 percent. ..
  21. Phase Transition Models of Oculomotor Control
    Mark Shelhamer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The work represents a new direction for the PI because his past work has not dealt with the unique mathematical formulations required for this study. ..
  22. Vestibular Influences on Head Direction Cell Activity
    Bill Yates; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This work may also provide insights into potential effects of peripheral and central vestibular lesions on spatial cognition in humans. ..
  23. Pilot Studies in Adaptation in Parabolic Flight
    Mark Shelhamer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Scaling in Reflexive and Volitional Eye Movements
    Mark Shelhamer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Since scaling changes with pathology, new means to assess vestibular or oculomotor pathology may result. ..
  25. Development of a clinical test of utricular function
    Claire Gianna Poulin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Recommendations for the use of eccentric rotation as a clinical utricular test will be provided as a result of the proposed experiments. ..
  26. ADENOIDECTOMY FOR OTITIS MEDIA IN 2/3 YEAR OLD CHILDREN
    Margaretha Casselbrant; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..30 in percentage of time with middle ear effusion. The outcome of this trial should resolve the question of efficacy of adenoidectomy for otitis media with effusion in this age group. ..
  27. Adaptation to controlled vestibular stimulation
    DANIEL MERFELD; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..All of these proposed specific aims will be investigated by measuring changes in the vestibulo-ocular responses induced by changes in chronic, patterned, electrical stimulation of the peripheral vestibular system. ..
  28. Genetics of Progressive Sensorineural Hearing Loss
    VALERIE STREET; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..A molecular genetic and animal model approach as described in this grant proposal is one path to follow towards accomplishing this task. ..
  29. Genetic Linkage & Candidate Gene Analysis in Two Pedigre
    VALERIE STREET; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Characterization of these normal and mutated gene products will contribute further to an understanding of the intricate workings of the auditory system. ..
  30. OTITIS MEDIA EFFECT ON THE BALANCE SYSTEM
    Margaretha Casselbrant; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  31. Genetic Epidemiology of Otitis Media
    Margaretha Casselbrant; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This may enable us to better understand the pathophysiology of OM and thus develop better methods for its prevention and treatment. ..