Pubmed- Age-related Patterns of Vestibular Dysfunction in Dizziness and Imbalance: A Review of Vestibular Testing Result

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Pubmed- Age-related Patterns of Vestibular Dysfunction in Dizziness and Imbalance: A Review of Vestibular Testing Result

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Otol Neurotol. 2021 Jul 1;42(6):897-905. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000003094.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVE: To characterize differences in vestibular testing results among patients presenting with balance-related complaints; to stratify patterns of testing abnormalities by age.STUDY DESIGN: Retrospective chart review.SETTING: Academic Balance Center at a Tertiary Referral Center.PATIENT POPULATION: All patients who underwent vestibular testing in a 1-year period from 2017 to 2018.MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE: Balance function test results.RESULTS: We reviewed 1,116 patients with age ranging from 11 to 94 years, including 521 patients ≥60 years. Most patients had at least 1 abnormal result, with only 21% of patients ≥60 years and 43% of patients

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