Impact of Otolith Dysfunction on Postural Stability and Quality of Life
Although otolith organ testing is becoming more widely used in vestibular clinics throughout the world, the clinical significance of otolith organ dysfunction is unclear. The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of otolith dysfunction on postural stability and quality of life. A prospective case-controlled study of Veterans was completed. The findings of this study have important implications for developing effective clinical protocols for the diagnosis and management of individuals with dizziness related to otolith organ dysfunction.
Akin, Faith W.; Hall, Courtney D.; Murnane, Owen D.; Sears, Jennifer; and Atlee, Richard. 2018. Impact of Otolith Dysfunction on Postural Stability and Quality of Life. Nashville, TN. American Academy of Audiology National Convention. https://www.eventscribe.com/2018/AAA-2018/agenda.asp?h=Full%20Schedule&BCFO=P|G|SP|P|CE