Edinburgh Hands on Balance Course

Edinburgh Hands on Balance Course

13 & 14 May 2019

Location: Edinburgh – RCSEd

CPD Points = 12 Points

Convenor Mr Alex Bennett, Consultant ENT Surgeon 

Target Audience

Those working regularly with balance patients: ENT and Neurology Consultants ENT and Neurology Senior Trainees, Medicine for the Elderly, Audiologists and Physiotherapists

Overview

This course will provide up-to-date management of balance disorders through a combination of short didactic lectures and small group workshops. Topics include: when to request and how to perform vestibular function tests such as VEMPs, VHit, calorics and rotating chair. Management of recurrent BPPV, Vestibular migraine, Menieres disease, Chronic subjective dizziness, Superior semi-circular canal dehiscence and Mal de Debarquement

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course you will be able to:

1)when to request and how to perform vestibular function tests such as VEMPs, VHit, calorics and rotating chair.

2)know the up to date management of recurrent BPPV, Vestibular migraine, Menieres disease, Chronic subjective dizziness, Superior semi-circular canal dehiscence and Mal de Debarquement .

To book a place please visit: https://www.rcsed.ac.uk/events-courses/event-entry?diaryId=2436

Contact:

Laura Whytock

0131 527 1596

education@rcsed.ac.uk