Oxford Textbook of Vertigo and Imbalance by Adolfo BronsteinOxford Textbook of Vertigo and Imbalance by Adolfo Bronstein

Oxford Textbook of Vertigo and Imbalance

EditorAdolfo Bronstein

Hardcover | March 27, 2013

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Vertigo, dizziness, and imbalance rank amongst the most common presenting symptoms in neurology, ENT, geriatric medicine, and general practice. These symptoms can originate from many different organs and systems, such as the inner ear, general medical conditions, and neurological andpsychological disorders. The Oxford Textbook of Vertigo and Imbalance covers the scientific basis, clinical diagnosis, and treatments for the disorders leading to dizziness and poor balance. Each chapter comprehensively covers the established knowledge of each disorder, as well as introducing the reader to the latest research aspects. Additionally, the specialist authors offer their own clinical opinions based on practice and experience, and didactic tables, figures, and diagrams areused throughout this volume to enhance understanding. The print edition is complemented by an online version, which allows access to the full content of the textbook, contains links from the references to primary research journal articles, allows full text searches, and provides access to figuresand tables that can be downloaded to PowerPointRG.
Adolfo Bronstein is Professor of Clinical Neuro-otology and Head of the Neuro-otology Unit at Imperial College London. He is also a Consultant Neurologist at Charing Cross Hospital (Imperial College NHS Trust) and at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London, UK.
Title:Oxford Textbook of Vertigo and ImbalanceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:400 pages, 10.87 × 8.62 × 0 inPublished:March 27, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199608997

ISBN - 13:9780199608997

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Table of Contents

1. Herman Kingma and Maurice Janssen: Biophysics of the Vestibular System2. Dominik Straumann: Vestibular Physiology: How to be a Clinician and Yet Think Physiologically3. Alessandro Serra, Karim Salame, Ke Liao, and R. John Leigh: Eye Movements, Vision, and the Vestibulo-Ocular Reflexes4. John H. J. Allum and Mark G. Carpenter: Postural Control and the Vestibulospinal System5. Bill J. Yates, Ilan A. Kerman, Brian Jian, and Timothy D. Wilson: The Vestibulo-Autonomic System6. Ian S. Curthoys and G. Michael Halmagyi: Multisensory Interaction and Vestibular Compensation7. Marianne Dieterich: Functional Imaging of the Vestibular System8. G. Michael Halmagyi and Ian S. Curthoys: Clinical Anatomy and Physiology of the Vestibular System9. Thomas Lempert: I am an Otologist, What Neurology do I Need to Know?10. Rosalyn A. Davies and Louisa J. Murdin: I am a Neurologist, What Ototogy do I Need to Know?11. Adolfo M. Bronstein and Thomas Lempert: Symptoms and Syndromes in the Patient with Dizziness or Unsteadiness12. Amir Kheradmand, Adolfo M. Bronstein, and David S. Zee: Clinical Bedside Examination13. Adolfo M. Bronstein: Oscillopsia and Visuo-Vestibular symptoms14. Neil Shepard, Kristen Janky, and Scott Eggers: The Role of Vestibular Laboratory Testing15. M. Radon, Tarek A. Yousry: Imaging of Vertigo and Labyrinthine Disorders16. Alexandre R. Bisdorff, Jeffrey P. Staab, and David E. Newman-Toker: Vestibular Symptoms, Balance and Their Disorders: How Will we Classify Them?17. Marousa Pavlou and Di Newham: The Principles of Balance Treatment and Rehabilitation18. Hannelore K. Neuhauser: The Epidemiology of Vertigo and Imbalance19. Michael Strupp and Thomas Brandt: Vestibular Neuritis20. Daniele Nuti and David S. Zee: Positional Vertigo and Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo21. Michael von Brevern: Migraine and Other Episodic Vestibular Disorders22. Yuri Agrawal and Lloyd B. Minor: Meniere's Disease23. Ji Soo Kim and Hyung Lee: Posterior Circulation Stroke and Vestibular Syndromes24. P. D. Thompson and T. E. Kimber: Gait and Dysequilibrium25. Tracey D. Graves and Joanna C. Jen: Progressive Vestibulocerebellar Syndromes26. Thomas Brandt, Marianne Dieterich, and Michael Strupp: Bilateral Vestibular Failure: Causes and Courses27. Kevin Barraclough and Barry Seemungal: Vertigo and Dizziness in General Medicine28. John F. Golding and Michael A. Gresty: Motion Sickness and Disorientation in Vehicles29. Alexander A. Tarnutzer and David E. Newman-Toker: Fits, Faints, Funny Turns, and Falls in the Differential Diagnosis of the Dizzy Patient30. Jeffrey P. Staab: Behavioral Neuro-otology