Dan Gold D.O.

Dan Gold, D.O.
Associate Professor of Neurology, Ophthalmology, Neurosurgery,
Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Emergency Medicine,
and Medicine
The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

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  1. Classes of eye movements
    1. Saccades
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal
    2. Convergence
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal
    3. Smooth pursuit
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal
    4. Vestibulo-ocular reflex and head impulse testing
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal
    5. VOR suppression
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal
    6. Assessing alignment
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal
    7. Assessing range of eye movements/motility
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal
    8. Optokinetic Testing
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal

  2. Specific ocular motor syndromes (1)
    1. Cranial nerve palsies
      1. Third (Oculomotor)
        1. Cyclical
        2. Subnuclear
        3. Aberrant Regeneration
        4. Nuclear
      2. Fourth (Trochlear)
      3. Fifth (Trigeminal)
      4. Sixth (Abducens)
      5. Seventh (Facial)
      6. Eighth (Vestibulocochlear)
      7. Ninth (Glossopharyngeal)
      8. Tenth (Vagus)
      9. Eleventh (Accessory)
      10. Twelfth (Hypoglossal)
    2. Nuclear/Supranuclear palsies
      1. Internuclear ophthalmoplegia
      2. One and half syndrome
      3. Horizontal gaze palsy
      4. Vertical gaze palsy
      5. Skew deviation
      6. Upgaze palsy
      7. Downgaze palsy
      8. Lateropulsion
    3. Ocular neuromyotonia
    4. Convergence spasm
    5. Convergence insufficiency
    6. Divergence insufficiency

  3. Other ocular motor syndromes by location
    1. Medulla
    2. Pons
    3. Mesencephalon
    4. Dorsal midbrain syndrome
    5. Cerebellar pathology

  4. Nystagmus and disorders of ocular stability
    1. Pendular nystagmus (binocular & monocular)
      1. Oculopalatal myoclonus
    2. Congenital vs acquired nystagmus
    3. Jerk nystagmus
      1. Downbeat nystagmus
      2. Upbeat nystagmus
      3. Rebound nystagmus
      4. Periodic alternating nystagmus
      5. Convergence retraction nystagmus
      6. Rotary (torsional) nystagmus
      7. Abducting nystagmus
      8. Latent nystagmus
      9. Vestibular nystagmus
        1. Acute vestibular syndrome
      10. End-gaze nystagmus
      11. Gaze-evoked nystagmus
      12. Bruns nystagmus
    4. Ocular oscillations
      1. Superior oblique myokymia
      2. Square wave jerks
      3. Opsoclonus
      4. Flutter

  5. Vestibular Examination
    1. Positional Testing
      1. Peripheral - Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)
        1. Posterior Canal
          1. Diagnosis
          2. Treatment
        2. Horizontal Canal
          1. Diagnosis
          2. Treatment
        3. Anterior Canal
          1. Diagnosis
          2. Treatment
      2. Central positional nystagmus
    2. Removal of fixation, vibration and head-shaking
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal
    3. Dynamic visual acuity
    4. Hyperventilation
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal
    5. Pressure testing (e.g., superior canal dehiscence syndrome)
      1. Normal
      2. Abnormal
    6. Auditory testing
      1. Rinne and Weber
      2. Audiometry
      3. Flowsheet for Hearing Loss
    7. Vestibular lab testing
      1. ENG, VNG, VOG
      2. Video Head Impulse Testing
      3. Rotary Chair
      4. Calorics
      5. Vestibular Evoked Myogenic Potentials (VEMPs)

  6. Other Neuro-Ophthalmology
    1. Afferent Disorders
    2. Duane's Syndrome
    3. Horner's Syndrome
    4. Myasthenia gravis
    5. Miller Fisher syndrome
    6. Oculogyric crisis
    7. Optic Nerve Disease
    8. Tonic Pupil

  7. Lectures
    1. Central Vestibular Disorders & Ocular Motor Lecture Series
      1. Lecture #1: (8/8/2020) Vestibular Anatomy & Physiology, by Dr. Nicholas Hac
      2. Lecture #2: (9/5/2020) Ocular Motor Anatomy & Physiology, by Dr. Olwen Murphy
      3. Lecture #3: (10/3/2020) The Bedside Examination of the Ocular Motor & Vestibular Systems (60 minutes), by Dr. Dan Gold
        Lecture #3: The Bedside Examination of the Ocular Motor & Vestibular Systems (30 minutes, including virtual exam pearls), by Dr. Dan Gold
      4. Lecture #4: (10/31/2020) The Vestibulocerebellum (Is my patient's dizziness or imbalance due to a cerebellar disorder?), by Dr. Dan Gold
      5. Lecture #5: (12/5/2020) The Acute Vestibular Syndrome and the HINTS Exam, by Dr. Dan Gold
      6. Lecture #6: (1/16/2021) Pontine and midbrain disorders by Dr. Scott Grossman
      7. Lecture #7: (3/13/2021) Strabismus & Skew Deviation, by Dr. Dan Gold
      8. Lecture #8: (4/24/2021) Vestibular Migraine, by Dr. Woo Choi
      9. Lecture #9: (5/8/2021) Cerebral Vestibular Disorders by Dr. Tony Brune

  8. Summary and review documents

  9. Figures

  10. Contributors
    1. Anthony Brune, DO
    2. John Carey, MD
    3. Woo Choi, MD
    4. Amir Kheradmand, MD
    5. Nathan Kung, MD
    6. Marco Mandala, MD, PhD
    7. Laura Morris, PT
    8. Daniele Nuti, MD
    9. Stephen Reich, MD
    10. Michael Schubert, PT, PhD
    11. Veerah Shah, MD, PhD
    12. Ari Shemesh, MD
    13. Greg van Stavern, MD
    14. Roksolyana Tourkevich, MD
    15. David Zee, MD

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