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Audiology and Speech Research 2016;12(0): S51-S54.
Published online: March 31, 2016.
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.21848/asr.2016.12.S1.S51
어지럼증의 이해: 평형장애 평가 및 재활
어지럼증의 이해: 평형장애 평가 및 재활
Understanding Dizziness: Overview of Balance System in Human
Mi Ran Bae
Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Balance Clinic, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Correspondence  Mi Ran Bae ,Tel: +82-2-2228-1288, Fax: +82-2-2228-3490, Email: bae@yuhs.ac
Received: March 2, 2016;  Accepted: March 10, 2016.  Published online: March 31, 2016.
Cancelation of the external force by applying equal amount of reaction to prevent from tilting to a side is called balance. Since of balance is an ability to maintain balance of human when one’s center of gravity (COG) shifts by a certain change in posture. When the receptor fails to receive information appropriately, dizziness occurs and maintaining the posture become challenging. Balance disorder can be determined by series of examinations that analyzes general site and the degree of disability through Vestibulao-ocular reflex (VOR). Implementing comprehensive and systematic customized rehabilitation program based on the type of balance disorder not only help patients to recover effectively but also help them to return to their daily life in a short time.
Key Words: Balance, COG, Dizziness, VOR, Rehabilitation.
중심단어: 평형· 중력점· 어지럼증· 전정안반사· 재활.
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