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Considerations for Testing and Treating Children with Central Vestibular Impairments, presented in partnership with Seminars in Hearing

Course: #35574Level: Intermediate1 Hour 16 Reviews

This course will explore common pediatric neurologic diagnoses leading to vestibular related impairments. The course will also discuss considerations for testing and treatment of vestibular related impairments.

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the potential for central vestibular pathway dysfunction in children with central nervous system pathology.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to select appropriate tools to screen children for vestibular related impairments, for whom vestibular function testing is warranted.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to suggest modifications of gaze stabilization & balance exercises to be fun and challenging to children.


0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-15 Minutes Central Vestibular Pathways
15-30 Minutes Pediatric Neurologic Diagnoses Leading to Central Vestibular Impairments
30-40 Minutes Clinical and Diagnostic Tests
40-50 Minutes Interventions to Improve Vestibular Related Impairments.
50-60 Minutes Summary, Q & A


16 Reviews
Sponsor Disclosure: This course is presented by Seminars in Hearing, a publication of Thieme Medical Publishers, in partnership with AudiologyOnline.

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