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ICS Impulse – Revolutionizing Vestibular Assessment

Course: #22641Level: Intermediate1 Hour 278 Reviews
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ICS Impulse makes head impulse testing accessible for any clinician. This course will cover what is gained by performing the head impulse, how to perform the head impulse, and how does the data obtained assist in the diagnosis and treatment of the patient and how does it fit into our current battery of tests.

Course created on June 5, 2013

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe what occurs anatomically that makes the head impulse test able to determine the side of lesion
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to define the difference between overt and covert saccades
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to define what constitutes a normal response for head impulse testing
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to define the end organs that would be affected when a patient has superior vestibular neuritis
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to define the end organs that would be affected when a patient has inferior vestibular neuritis

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-30 Minutes History of head impulse, understanding how to perform a head impulse test and the data obtained (overt vs covert saccades and gain)
30-45 Minutes Results from different disorders and incorporating head impulse into the workflow
45-55 Minutes compensation and how head impulse can assist with treatment
55-60 Minutes Conclusion; Q and A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Wendy Crumley-Welsh is employed by Otometrics and is the Product Manager for ICS Impulse. Non-financial: Wendy Crumley-Welsh has no non-financial relationships to disclose.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Otometrics in partnership with AudiologyOnline.

Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Otometrics products and services and will not include info on other products or services.

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