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Dizziness, Vertigo and Falls in Persons with Diabetes

  • 22 May 2018
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Webinar


Register Now for the Upcoming Webinar 

"Dizziness, Vertigo and Falls in Persons with Diabetes "



Webinar presented by The Audiology Project

Presenter: Richard E. Gans, Ph.D.

May 22, 2018

12:30-1:30 pm

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This course will provide attendees with an overview of the affect of diabetes on the three primary sensory modalities of balance; vision-vestibular and somatosensory. A review of the literature will be presented to document the evidence-based research, which clearly demonstrates; the significant impact of the disease on individuals, corresponding vestibular-balance test results as well as intervention strategies. Participants will be provided with clinical pathways, which may be incorporated into their practice to facilitate identification and intervention for individuals with diabetes, who are experiencing debilitating conditions and increased fall risk which can have life-altering implications.

At the conclusion of this webinar, attendees will be able to:

List the changes that occur in each of the sensory modalities.

Name those vestibular-balance tests, which have greatest sensitivity to diabetic-related changes.


Identify best practices to implement identification and intervention protocols within a diabetic fall risk management program.


Join us for a webinar on May 22, 2018 at 12:30 PM EST.

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ADA is approved by the American Academy of Audiology to offer Academy CEUs for this activity. The program is worth a maximum of 0.1 CEUs. Academy approval of this continuing education activity is based on course content only and does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedure, or adherence of the event to the Academy's Code of Ethics. Any views that are presented are those of the presenter/CE Provider and not necessarily of the American Academy of Audiology.


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