Head Impulse Test

Known as: Tests, Head Thrust, Tests, Head Heave, Tests, Head Impulse 
Identification of SACCADES during a rapid head rotation to assess VESTIBULOOCULAR REFLEX.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2017
Review
2017
In 1988, we introduced impulsive testing of semicircular canal (SCC) function measured with scleral search coils and showed that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND/HYPOTHESIS The video Head Impulse Test (vHIT) is now widely used to test the function of each of the six semicircular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND The video head impulse test (vHIT) is a useful clinical tool to detect semicircular canal dysfunction. However vHIT… (More)
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2013
2013
In the bedside head impulse test (HIT), the clinician identifies the catch-up saccades after head rotation as an indirect sign of… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The head impulse test (HIT) is a useful bedside test to identify peripheral vestibular deficits. However, such a… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Parenteral antibiotic therapy with gentamicin, even in accepted therapeutic doses, can occasionally cause bilateral… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Acute vestibular syndrome (AVS) is often due to vestibular neuritis but can result from vertebrobasilar… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To test the diagnostic accuracy of the horizontal head impulse test (h-HIT) of vestibulo-ocular reflex (VOR) function… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Quantitative head impulse test (HIT) measures the gain of the angular vestibulo-ocular reflex (VOR) during head… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To determine the accuracy of the bedside head impulse test (bHIT) by direct comparison with results from the… (More)
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