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The Vestibular System and Its Diseases [electronic resource] : Transactions of the International Vestibular Symposium of the Graduate School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania / Robert Joseph Wolfson.

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Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2016]
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De Gruyter University Press Library.
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De Gruyter Online.
Language:
In English.
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Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web.
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Contents:
Frontmatter
Preface
Contributors
Contents
Developmental and Adult Anatomy of the Membranous Labyrinth in Man
Ultrastructure of the Vestibular Sense Organ
The Ascending Vestibular System and Its Relationship to Conjugate Horizontal Eye Movements
The Vestibular Efferent Pathway
Further Observations on the Mechanism of Vestibular Suppression
The Relationship of the Semicircular Canals to Induced Head and Eye Movements in Mammals
Discussion
Biochemistry of the Labyrinthine Fluids
Experimental Meniere's Disease
The Caloric Test: A Review of Its Principles and Practice with Especial Reference to the Phenomenon of Directional Preponderance
The Parallel Swing Test
Ocular Counterrolling
Modification of Vestibular Responses Induced by Unnatural Patterns of Vestibular Stimulation
Discussion
Electronystagmography - Its Value as a Diagnostic Tool
Laterotorsion
Discussion
Calorization in Relation to Otoneurologic Diagnosis
Discussion
Electronystagmography: Its Perspective, Advantages, and Limitations in Routine Vestibular Testing
Discussion
The Evaluation of the Caloric Test
Audiologic Patterns in Vestibular Disorders
Diagnostic Significance of Vertigo
Discussion
Meniere's Disease: Pathology and Manifestations
Some Observations on the Character and Mechanism of Spontaneous Nystagmus in Subjects with Tumors of the VIII Nerve
Benign Positional Vertigo
The Pathophysiology of Angle Tumors
Surgery of Eighth Nerve Tumors
Discussion
Vestibular Problems in Relation to Space Travel
Vestibular Neuritis
Discussion
Vertigo Related to Alteration in Arterial Blood Flow
Discussion
Medical Treatment of Meniere's Disease
Surgical Treatment of Meniere's Disease
Experimental Use of Ultrasonic Sound
Ultrasonic Destruction of the Vestibular Receptors
Labyrinthine Surgery for Vertigo
Discussion
Summary of Vestibular Symposium
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Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed Dec. 09, 2016)
Contributor:
Wolfson, Robert Joseph.
ISBN:
9781512808698
OCLC:
979911648
Publisher Number:
10.9783/9781512808698 doi
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Restricted for use by site license.