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Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 2145173, 6 pages
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Case Report

Unilateral Head Impulses Training in Uncompensated Vestibular Hypofunction

1Vestibular Argentina Institute, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2Department of Otolaryngology, British Hospital of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
3Center for Medical Research on Human Movement (CIMMHU), Maimónides University, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Correspondence should be addressed to Daniel Héctor Verdecchia; ra.moc.oohay@aihccedrevhd

Received 30 September 2016; Revised 29 November 2016; Accepted 26 December 2016; Published 24 January 2017

Academic Editor: Nicolas Perez-Fernandez

Copyright © 2017 Ana Carolina Binetti et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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