Our findings corroborate those of a study by Jorns-Haderli et al, who found that specialists in otoneurology or neurology with at least 6 months of experience in performing the HIT obtained lower sensitivity scores than did nonexperts in the field.
From the Otoneurology Unit, Lin Medical Center, Haifa, Israel (all authors); and the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Carmel Medical Center, Haifa, and the Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, The Technion, Haifa (Dr.
Psychological factors are known to exist in at least one-third of tertiary care otoneurology
patients, and may affect clinical presentations and therapeutic outcomes.
Spanish researcher Dr Jaime Sanabria, from the Department of Otoneurology
at the Fundacion Jimenez Diaz in Madrid, looked at the problem with the help of a referee from the Spanish Royal Football Federation.
A 41-year-old man was referred to our tertiary care otoneurology
center for evaluation of dizziness, oscillopsia, deafness in the right ear, and disabling tinnitus in the presence of normal hearing in the left ear.
Posture in otoneurology
. Volume I.Aeta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 1990;44:55-181.
From the Department of Audiology and Otoneurology