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
- Participants will be able to describe the clinical implications for performing head impulse testing.
- Participants will be able to describe the sensitivity and specificity of the video head impulse test.
- Participants will be able to explain clinical findings and their interpretation from various vHIT results.
|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|
Devin L. McCaslin, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences, Vanderbilt University
Devin McCaslin completed his doctoral work at The Ohio State University and is currently the co-director of the Vanderbilt Balance Disorders Clinic and Associate Director of Adult Audiology at the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center. Dr. McCaslin’s major academic, clinical and research interests relate to clinical electrophysiology, tinnitus and vestibular assessment. He is currently the Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, and has served on the American Academy of Audiology Board of Directors.
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