Seminar Pre-Reading:

Vertigo, Dizziness & Balance Disorders - A Functional Neurological Approach

We suggest you review the following pre-reading assignments before attending the above seminar. By completing these we hope you will be able to focus on the clinical applications of the material taught, rather than the basic anatomy and physiology.

  1. General overview of the vestibular system
    (Source: any neurology textbook or follow the link to online resourse): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vestibular_system
  1. Overview of BPPV
    (Source: any neurology textbook or follow the link to online resource): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benign_paroxysmal_positional_vertigo
  1. Overview of optokinetic eye movements
  2. www.neuroseminars.co.uk/page10.htm
  1. Visual-vestibular interaction:
    www.acnr.co.uk/2013/09/visual-vestibular-interaction-basic-science-to-clinical-relevance/

  2. Changing erroneous perception of body orietation:
    https://www.facebook.com/Neuroseminars/posts/934977186526803