TYPE OF COURSE: COMPULSORY SUBJECTS, CHARACTERISTIC OF THE CLASS
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION: Italian
ACADEMIC YEAR: 2011/2012
YEAR OF STUDY: 3
SEMESTER: Second semester
NUMBER OF CREDITS: 4
CONTACT HOURS: 32
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Knowledge of the exploration on techniques of the vestibular apparatus. Methods of vestibular rehabilitation. Cochlear implants: programming and fitting
The student must have sat the Audiometry V examination
Course contents summary
Principles of electronystagmography, video-oculoscopy, video-oculography, stabilometry.Methods for recording spontaneous, revealed and provoked nystagmus.Stabilometric recording methods.Methods of vestibular rehabilitation in peripheral and central acute and chronic vestibular syndromes.Principles and methods for making cochlear maps in adults and children wearing cochlear implants.
Notes on the practical activities
The Integrated Course includes classroom lectures and practical activities at the Audiovestibulogy Service division.