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Update on Vestibular Head Impulse Testing (vHIT)

Course: #25333Level: Advanced1 Hour 220 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

This course will cover the basics of vHIT testing as well as the test’s sensitivity and specificity to central and peripheral impairments.

Please note: You may earn ABA Tier 1 credits for this course if you complete it as part of the course 26387, "Advanced Vestibular Assessment." Course 26387 contains recordings of all four events from our 2015 series on Advanced Vestibular Assessment. ABA Tier 1 CEUs can be earned only when all modules are completed as part of course 26387.

Course created on February 18, 2015

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Advanced; ACAud/1.0; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; Calif SLPAB/1.0; IHS/1.0; Kansas, LTS-S0035/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to describe the clinical implications for performing head impulse testing.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to describe the sensitivity and specificity of the video head impulse test.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to explain clinical findings and their interpretation from various vHIT results.

Agenda

0-15 Minutes Background Head Impulse Test and VOR
15-40 Minutes Sensitivity and Specificity
40-55 Minutes vHIT - Current clinical uses
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q & A

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Presenter Disclosure: Devin McCaslin: Financial: Devin McCaslin is currently the co-director of the Vanderbilt Balance Disorders Clinic and Associate Director of Adult Audiology at the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center. He has participated in research related to clinical electrophysiology, tinnitus and vestibular assessment. Dr. McCaslin has received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-Financial: Dr. McCaslin has served on the American Academy of Audiology Board of Directors.

Sponsor Disclosure: This course is presented by AudiologyOnline in partnership with Vanderbilt University.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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Australian College of Audiology

Australian College of Audiology

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British Academy of Audiology

British Academy of Audiology

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Canadian Academy of Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology

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International Hearing Society

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Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services

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New Zealand Audiological Society

New Zealand Audiological Society

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