[Skull vibration induced nystagmus test].

@article{Dumas2007SkullVI,
  title={[Skull vibration induced nystagmus test].},
  author={Georges Dumas and Catherine de Waele and K. F. Hamann and Benjamin Cohen and Michel N{\'e}grevergne and Eugen Ulmer and S{\'e}bastien Schmerber},
  journal={Annales d'oto-laryngologie et de chirurgie cervico faciale : bulletin de la Societe d'oto-laryngologie des hopitaux de Paris},
  year={2007},
  volume={124 4},
  pages={173-83}
}
OBJECTIVES To establish during a consensus meeting the fundamental basis, the validity criteria, the main indications and results of the skull vibration induced nystagmus test (SVINT) which explores the vestibule high frequencies. MATERIAL AND METHODS The SVINT is applied on the mastoid process (right and left sides) at 100 Hz during 10 seconds on a sitting upright subject. Total unilateral peripheral lesions (tUVL: operated vestibular shwannomas, vestibular neurectomies) and partial… CONTINUE READING