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06:52 Mar 3, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
German term or phrase: romberg
related to neurological findings
Shubhada
English translation:Romberg Test
Explanation:
Romberg Test

Ask the patient to stand with their feet together (touching each other). Then ask the patient to close their eyes. Remain close at hand in case the patient begins to sway or fall.

http://www.neuroexam.com/37.html

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Note added at 14 mins (2004-03-03 07:06:42 GMT)
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EXAMINATION OF THE DIZZY PATIENT

General Examination: PR, BP, Temp

ENT, Head & Neck Examination

Neurotologic Exam (Balance Testing):

Fistula Test

Eyes: Smooth Pursuit, Nystagmus, Head Shake, Snellen\'s oscillopsia

Gait

Romberg

Unterberger

Hallpike

Other Tests of co-ordination

http://www.ent.com.au/dizzy practical approach.htm

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Note added at 17 mins (2004-03-03 07:09:22 GMT)
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Clinical tests of balance: gait, Romberg and Unterberger.
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/audiological-science/Module_syllabus/Mo...
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Jarema
Ukraine
Local time: 13:58
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Romberg Test


Explanation:
Romberg Test

Ask the patient to stand with their feet together (touching each other). Then ask the patient to close their eyes. Remain close at hand in case the patient begins to sway or fall.

http://www.neuroexam.com/37.html

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 14 mins (2004-03-03 07:06:42 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

EXAMINATION OF THE DIZZY PATIENT

General Examination: PR, BP, Temp

ENT, Head & Neck Examination

Neurotologic Exam (Balance Testing):

Fistula Test

Eyes: Smooth Pursuit, Nystagmus, Head Shake, Snellen\'s oscillopsia

Gait

Romberg

Unterberger

Hallpike

Other Tests of co-ordination

http://www.ent.com.au/dizzy practical approach.htm

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Note added at 17 mins (2004-03-03 07:09:22 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Clinical tests of balance: gait, Romberg and Unterberger.
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/audiological-science/Module_syllabus/Mo...

Jarema
Ukraine
Local time: 13:58
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian, Native in UkrainianUkrainian
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxDr.G.MD
37 mins

agree  davidgreen
47 mins

agree  Jonathan MacKerron: "Romberg's test" according to Thieme
1 hr

agree  Harald Moelzer (medical-translator)
7 hrs
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