Manual of Pediatric Balance Disorders

Second Edition

Robert C. O'Reilly, Thierry Morlet, Sharon L. Cushing, Jacob R. Brodsky

Details: 458 pages, B&W, Softcover, 7" x 10"

ISBN13: 978-1-63550-146-9

© 2020 | Coming Soon

Release Date: 01/27/2020

Price: $139.95

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This thoroughly updated second edition of Manual of Pediatric Balance Disorders remains a vital resource for clinicians and students specializing in pediatric vestibular and balance disorders. The text is organized for effective use in the clinic, classroom, bedside, or laboratory, and is separated into four parts: Basic Mechanisms, Clinical Evaluation, Pediatric Vestibular Disorders, and Treatment. Each chapter ends with Self-Assessment Questions to aid in reader comprehension and address important chapter topics.

Manual of Pediatric Balance Disorders features contributions from 45 experts across the fields of otolaryngology, audiology, neurology, and physical therapy, and represents the distillation of years of cumulative clinical and research experience.

New to the Second Edition

  • New Co-Editor, Jacob R. Brodsky, MD, FACS, FAAP
  • Five new chapters with the latest research and findings on various testing and topics in pediatric balance disorders

o   Chapter 7. Video Head Impulse Testing (vHIT)

o   Chapter 12. New Horizons for the Evaluation of Functional Balance, Self-Motion Perception, Navigation, and Mobility

o   Chapter 13. Genetics and Metabolism in Pediatric Vestibular Disorders

o   Chapter 15. Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)

o   Chapter 24. Vertigo, Dizziness and Mental Health

  • Fully rewritten chapters on migraine and concussion
  • Updated references and self-assessment questions throughout
  • Access to a PluralPlus companion website with videos and figures 

This video demonstrates the Midline Head Hang Maneuver and can be found in Chapter 15 on the companion website accompanying this book.

 

Preface

Acknowledgements

About the Editors

Contributors

 

Section I. Basic Mechanisms

Chapter 1. Anatomy and Embryology of the Vestibular Apparatus

Richard Vincent, Huseyin Isildak, Michael Teixido

Chapter 2. Physiology and Maturation of Balance Mechanisms

Thierry Morlet

Chapter 3. Vestibular Adaptation and Compensation

James O. Phillips

 

Section II. Clinical Evaluation

Chapter 4. History and Physical Examination of the Child With a Balance Disorder

 Sharon L. Cushing, Jessica R. Levi, and Robert C. O'Reilly

Chapter 5. Videonystagmography/Electronystagmography Testing with Children

Emily F. Zwicky

Chapter 6. Rotary Chair Testing

James O. Phillips

Chapter 7. Video Head Impulse Testing (vHIT)

Guangwei Zhou, Violette H. Lavender, and Vincent G. Wettstein              

Chapter 8. Vestibular-Evoked Myogenic Potential Testing (VEMP) Testing

Sylvette Wiener-Vacher and Guangwei Zhou

Chapter 9. Static Balance: Computerized Dynamic Posturography

Eugen Ionescu, Pierre Reynard, Nathalie Goulème, and Hung Thai-Van

Chapter 10. Dynamic Balance and Gross Motor Assessment

Anne Scofich and Renée Haldenby

Chapter 11. Gait Analysis

John Henley, Tim A. Niiler, and Freeman Miller

Chapter 12. New Horizons for the Evaluation of Functional Balance, Self-Motion Perception, Navigation, and Mobility

Jennifer L. Campos, Claire McSweeny, Karen A. Gordon, and Sharon L. Cushing

 

Section III. Pediatric Vestibular Disorder

Chapter 13. Genetics and Metabolism in Pediatric Balance Disorders

Lance H. Rodan and Melissa B. Ramocki

Chapter 14. Peripheral Vestibular Dysfunction

Sharon L. Cushing and Jane Lea

Chapter 15. Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)

Sophie E. Lipson and Jacob R. Brodsky

Chapter 16. Vestibular Migraine and the Pediatric Migraine Variants

Henri Traboulsi, Margaretha L. Casselbrant, and Jacob Brodsky

Chapter 17. Vestibular Dysfunction in Pediatric Concussion

Jacob R. Brodsky

Chapter 18. Structural Lesions of the Central Nervous System

Shelly Wang and George M. Ibrahim

Chapter 19. Neurodegenerative Diseases

David R. Lynch, Abigail Lynch, and Kimberly Schadt

Chapter 20. Seizure Disorders

Christina Y. Go

Chapter 21. Pediatric Movement Disorders

Teesta Soman and Ana Marissa Lagman-Bartolome

Chapter 22. Ocular and Oculomotility Abnormalities in Children

Y. Arun Reginald

Chapter 23. Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

Stephanie A. Moody Antonio

Chapter 24. Vertigo, Dizziness, and Mental Health

Gillian Liberman, Wanda A. Dillon, Philip Gerretsen, and Sharon L. Cushing

 

Section IV. Treatment

Chapter 25. Multisensory Deficits

Joan Vertes

Chapter 26. Vestibular Rehabilitation

Michael Karl

Chapter 27. Environmental Adaptations

Morai Pena, Nicole Captain, and Janet Woodhouse

Chapter 28. Current and Future Research and Challenges

Sharon L. Cushing and Robert C. O’Reilly

 

Self-Assessment Answer Key

Index

Robert C. O'Reilly

Robert C. O’Reilly, MD, FACS is Director of the Balance and Vestibular Program at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He is Professor of Otolaryngology –Head and Neck Surgery at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania.

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Thierry Morlet

Thierry Morlet, PhD is a Senior Research Scientist and Head of the Auditory Physiology and Psychoacoutics Laboratory at the Nemours / Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Director of the Auditory Neuropathy program at Nemours, Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science, College of Arts and Science at the University of Delaware, Adjunct Professor in Communication Sciences and Disorders, College of Health Sciences at the University of Delaware, and Adjunct Faculty at the Georges Osborne College of Audiology, Salus University.

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Sharon L. Cushing

Sharon L. Cushing, MD, MSc, FRCSC is a full-time pediatric otolaryngologist at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada, and an Associate Professor and Clinician Investigator in the Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Toronto.  She is the Director of the Cochlear Implant Program at the Hospital for Sick Children. Dr. Cushing has a clinical and surgical interest in disorders of the external, middle and inner ear, including hearing loss and vestibular dysfunction.  Her research interest include vestibular and balance function and dysfunction in children, and its association with hearing loss and cochlear implantation. 

 

 

 

 

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Jacob R. Brodsky

Jacob R. Brodsky, MD, FACS, FAAP is an Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology at Harvard Medical School,  a Pediatric Otolaryngologist in the Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement at Boston Children’s Hospital, and the Director of the Balance and Vestibular Program at Boston Children’s Hospital.

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Purchase of Manual of Pediatric Balance Disorders, Second Edition comes with access to supplementary materials on a PluralPlus companion website.

To access the materials, you must first register the access code printed on the inside front cover of your book on the companion website.

Vestibular Lab Manual

Second Edition

Bre Lynn Myers

Details: 170 pages, B&W, Spiral Bound, 8.5" x 11"

ISBN13: 978-1-63550-080-6

© 2020 | Available

Pediatric Amplification: Enhancing Auditory Access

First Edition

Ryan W. McCreery, Elizabeth A. Walker

Details: 272 pages, B&W, Softcover, 8.5" x 11"

ISBN13: 978-1-59756-992-7

© 2017 | Available

Rotational Vestibular Assessment

First Edition

Christopher K. Zalewski

Details: 322 pages, Full Color, Softcover, 8.5" x 11"

ISBN13: 978-1-59756-797-8

© 2018 | Available

Otology, Neurotology, and Skull Base Surgery: Clinical Reference Guide

First Edition

Theodore R. McRackan, Derald E. Brackmann

Details: 593 pages, B&W, Softcover, 4.5" x 8"

ISBN13: 978-1-59756-651-3

© 2016 | Available

Rapid Interpretation of Balance Function Tests

First Edition

Michael J. Ruckenstein, Sherrie Davis

Details: 168 pages, B&W, Softcover, 6" x 9"

ISBN13: 978-1-59756-443-4

© 2015 | Available

Pediatric Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery: Clinical Reference Guide

First Edition

Sanjay R. Parikh

Details: 752 pages, B&W, Softcover, 4.5" x 8"

ISBN13: 978-1-59756-528-8

© 2014 | Available

Foundations of Pediatric Audiology

First Edition

Fred H. Bess, Judith Gravel

Details: 507 pages, B&W, Softcover, 8.5" x 11"

ISBN13: 978-1-59756-108-2

© 2006 | Available

Vestibular Testing Interpretation: Drill and Practice

First Edition

Matthew G. Crowson, Douglas B. Garrison, Kristal M. Riska, Debara L. Tucci, David Kaylie

Details: 145 pages, B&W, Spiral, 8.5" x 11"

ISBN13: 978-1-63550-105-6

© 2020 | Available

Electronystagmography and Videonystagmography (ENG/VNG)

Second Edition

Devin L. McCaslin

Details: 278 pages, B&W, Softcover, 8.5" x 11", Includes videos

ISBN13: 978-1-63550-081-3

© 2020 | Available

Balance Function Assessment and Management

Third Edition

Gary P. Jacobson, Neil T. Shepard, Kamran Barin, Robert F. Burkard, Kristen Janky, Devin L. McCaslin

Details: 717 pages, B&W, Hardcover, 8.5" x 11"

ISBN13: 978-1-63550-188-9

© 2021 | Available