Dec 01, 2022  
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2020-21 
    
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2020-21 [Archived Catalog]

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CSD 7850 - Balance Function Assessment


Assessment of balance function including anatomy and physiology, theory, disorders and test protocols.

Requisites: CSD 6030 and 6750
Credit Hours: 3
Repeat/Retake Information: May not be retaken.
Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture
Grades: Eligible Grades: A-F,WP,WF,WN,FN,AU,I
Learning Outcomes:
  • Students will be able to identify the anatomy of the normal and abnormal peripheral and central vestibular system.
  • Students will be able to describe the anatomy and physiology of the normal and abnormal peripheral and central vestibular system.
  • Students will be able to identify normal and abnormal balance characteristics.
  • Students will be able to use vestibular case history and questionnaires to make clinical decisions on appropriate assessment, treatment, and referral.
  • Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the selection and administration and interpretation of bedside vestibular screening measures.
  • Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the selection, administration, and interpretation of bedside vestibular screening measures and vestibular assessments.
  • Students will be able to demonstrate use of basic methods of equipment calibration and safety precautions that are consistent with manufacturer recommendation and specifications.
  • Students will be able to discuss different disorders of the peripheral and central vestibular system.
  • Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of treatment options with a specific focus on treatment of the nine paroxysmal positional vertigo.



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