This presentation describes the use of the ICS Impulse for the assessment of the oculomotor pathway in patients with vestibular pathology. Specific attention will be given regarding which tests analyze similar neurological pathways. The use of a different protocol using the ICS goggles compared to using the traditional VNG protocol will be explored.
Course created on November 5, 2019
- After this course, the participant will be able to describe the clinical relevance of the different assessments within the ICS system.
- After this course, the participant will be able to describe the vestibular and neurological pathways of varying assessments on the VNG and ICS systems.
- After this course, the participant will be able to identify which VNG and ICS assessments are assessing the similar neurological pathways.
|0-15 Minutes||introduction to oculomotor assessment using videonustagmography|
|15-30 Minutes||oculomotor test battery comparison using ICS ChartR VNG and ICS Impulse|
|30-50 Minutes||Neurological pathways assessed during oculomotor movements|
|50-60 Minutes||summary and conclusion, Q & A|
Alida Naude, PhD, AAC
Alida is a diagnostic, research and training audiologist working at Amtronix Diagnostics and the University of Pretoria, South Africa. She received her doctorate in audiology from the University of Pretoria in 2015. At the end of 2016 she completed her post doctorate fellowship at the Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication. Special areas of expertise and research include ethics and personal development, evoked potentials, vestibular audiology and ototoxicity. She has authored more than 10 articles in accredited journals and has also served as the editor of a special journal edition about ethics in conjunction with international researchers. She has co-authored a research methodology book as well as a book chapter related to newborn hearing screening.
Kayla van Rie, BA
Kayla is a clinical and training audiologist at Amtronix Diagnostics with experience in medical, corporate, educational and academic settings. She obtained her degree in Speech Therapy and Audiology from the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa. Kayla has a specific interest in vestibular audiology and manages the vestibular clinic at the University of Witwatersrand as part of student training. She consults on advanced cases and provides regular training workshops to encourage colleagues in their journey of continued professional development.
Kayla van Rie: Financial: Kayla van Rie is an invited guest speaker for Natus Medical Incorporated and has received no honorarium for this presentation. Non-financial: Kayla van Rie has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
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