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Vanderbilt Audiology Journal Club: A Vestibular Update

Gary Jacobson, PhD, Richard Roberts, PhD, Kelsey Hatton, AuD

February 18, 2019

This edition of the Vanderbilt Audiology Journal Club will cover recent articles and publications on vestibular topics presented by Gary Jacobson, PhD, Richard A. Roberts, PhD and Kelsey Hatton, AuD.   Read More


Vanderbilt Audiology Journal Club: What's New in the Clinical Vestibular Sciences?

Gary Jacobson, PhD, Richard A. Roberts, PhD, Kelsey Hatton, AuD

June 18, 2018

A review of three recent publications in the areas of: vestibular perception (presented by Dr. Jacobson), Suppression Head Impulse Paradigm (SHIMP; presented by Dr. Hatton); and Skull Vibration-Induce...   Read More


Vanderbilt Audiology Journal Club - Bilateral Peripheral Vestibular System Impairment

Gary Jacobson, PhD, Devin L. McCaslin, PhD, Kelsey Hatton, AuD

June 19, 2017

A review of articles on the topic of bilateral vestibular hypofunction and failure.   Read More


Chronic Subjective Dizziness (or Persistent, Postural-Perceptual Dizziness)

Gary Jacobson, PhD

June 20, 2016

Today, I am going to discuss Chronic Subjective Dizziness (CSD). As we find out more and more about diseases and disorders, sometimes their names change. The title of this presentation is Chronic Subj...   Read More


20Q: Pediatric Vestibular Disorders and the Role of the Audiologist

Devin L. McCaslin, PhD

June 13, 2016

1. Pediatric assessment of dizziness? That’s something new for me. It’s new for a lot of us, but truth be told, there has never been a more exciting time to be in this area of Audiology. New resea...   Read More


Vestibular Evoked Myogenic Potentials (VEMP): How Do I Get Started?

Jill Craig

March 21, 2016

I would like to begin with a vocabulary review so that we are on the same page. The VEMP investigates otolith and vestibular nerve function. Dysfunction is characterized by feeling similar to being on...   Read More

Vanderbilt Audiology's Journal Club: The Value of Cohort Studies in the Study of Vestibular System Function and Balance

Gary Jacobson, PhD, Devin L. McCaslin, PhD, Kaylee Todd, AuD

March 8, 2016

Today we are going to talk about the power of cohort studies. We know it is impossible to read everything in the literature, and we will demonstrate that there is value in paying attention to what are...   Read More


Vanderbilt Audiology Journal Club - Vestibular Update

Devin L. McCaslin, PhD, Gary Jacobson, PhD

June 22, 2015

Editor’s Note: This text course is an edited transcript of a live webinar. Download supplemental course materials.Dr. Gary Jacobson: Today, we will cover a series of papers about dizziness and...   Read More


ICS Impulse – Revolutionizing Vestibular Assessment

Wendy Crumley-Welsh, MS, CCC-A

July 22, 2013

Editor’s Note: This text course is an edited transcript of a live seminar. Download supplemental course materials.Thank you for joining us for this course featuring head impulse testing from Ot...   Read More


Vanderbilt Audiology Journal Club: Assessing Dizziness and Vertigo - Helpful Self-Report Measures

Gary Jacobson, PhD

February 25, 2013

This text-based course is a transcript of a live seminar, Please download supplemental course materials.Gus Mueller: Welcome again to our Journal Club. We are just finishing up our third year; this i...   Read More


Vanderbilt Audiology's Journal Club: The Current Status of the Video Head Impulse Test

Devin McCaslin, PhD

September 17, 2012

Editor's Note: This text-based course is a transcript of the live seminar, "Vanderbilt Audiology's Journal Club: The Current Status of the Video Head Impulse Test," presented by Devin McCaslin, Ph.D....   Read More


Vestibular Evaluation of the Pediatric Patient

Maureen Valente, PhD

August 11, 2008

Just as early identification of hearing loss has gained prominence within our profession, the early identification of vestibular disorders is also an important topic of discussion. It makes sense that...   Read More


The Fixation Suppression Test in ENG Evaluation

Kamran Barin, PhD

April 9, 2007

One of the key features of vestibular nystagmus is that in normal individuals, the nystagmus intensity is strongly reduced by visual fixation. Some patients however, are unable to sufficiently suppres...   Read More


Vestibular Neuritis: Acute Clinical Picture

Don W. Worthington, PhD, Bryan J. Layton, AuD, Jocelyn Monroe, PT, Rhoda Jenson, MS

December 11, 2006

Work completed at Intermountain Healthcare Hearing and Balance Center 230 South 500 East, Suite 150 Salt Lake City, Utah 84102 *Dr. Layton is now at Eastern Virginia Medical School, Department of Otol...   Read More


Common Errors in ENG/VNG

Kamran Barin, PhD

July 17, 2006

During electronystagmography (ENG) or videonystagmography (VNG), the examiner often faces a critical decision. Do the test results accurately reflect the physiologic and pathologic status of the patie...   Read More


Current State of Static Position Testing

Kamran Barin, PhD

February 20, 2006

There are considerable differences in the literature on how to perform and interpret the position test in the ENG test battery (Brandt, 1993). Although consensus has been reached on many aspects of th...   Read More

The Road Back

Doug Metz

May 9, 2005

I was diagnosed with a brain tumor in 1996. I searched for experts to help me recover from the loss of balance, facial function, eye function, hearing, reduced stamina and overall lesser motivation fo...   Read More


Diagnostic Screening with the Vestibular Autorotation Test (VAT)

Dennis P O'Leary

November 11, 2002

The primary purpose of the vestibulo-ocular reflex (VOR) is to allow clear vision during walking and other faster movements. These occur at frequencies greater than 1 Hz. Other oculo-motor systems, su...   Read More

Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo: A Common Dizziness Sensation

Richard Gans, PhD

November 4, 2002

Dear Colleague: This article was recently published on our consumer website ( Many patients have written to tell us how important this article has been for them personally. The...   Read More

Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease (AIEDs): Autoimmune Diseases with Audio-Vestibular Involvement

Eric W. Sargent, MD, FACS

August 26, 2002

Systemic illnesses linked with sensorineural hearing loss and dizziness include polyarteritis nodosa (PAN), Cogan's syndrome, relapsing polychondritis, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), Wegener's gr...   Read More


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