J Neurol Phys Ther 2021 07;45(3):228-234
Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham (G.D.C., J.B.C., R.W.M.); and Medical Scientist Training Program, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham (G.D.C.).
Background And Purpose: Balance disorders and dizziness are common in people with multiple sclerosis (MS), suggesting dysfunction of the vestibular system. Evaluating how people with MS perform on objective clinical vestibular tools will help broaden understanding of vestibular function in MS. This cross-sectional study's goal was to complete a robust battery of vestibular-ocular reflex (VOR), dynamic visual acuity (DVA), subjective visual vertical (SVV), and cervical and ocular vestibular-evoked myogenic potential (c/oVEMP) tests in people with and without MS. Read More