Clinical assessment of postural stability.

@article{Weber1993ClinicalAO,
  title={Clinical assessment of postural stability.},
  author={Peter C. Weber and Stephen P. Cass},
  journal={The American journal of otology},
  year={1993},
  volume={14 6},
  pages={566-9}
}
It is important to evaluate both vestibulo-oculomotor and vestibulospinal pathways in patients with balance disorders. While moving-platform posturography can assess vestibulospinal function, the cost and time required to perform this test may limit its clinical use. A clinical office vestibulospinal evaluation that could be done quickly and inexpensively would be of benefit. In this study we used foam posturography to prospectively evaluate 50 patients with vestibular complaints to determine… CONTINUE READING