UCL Institute of Neurology


Vestibular Basics

Vestibular stimulation techniques

Antunes A, Glover PM, Li Y, Mian OS, Day BL (2012). Magnetic field effects on the vestibular system: calculation of the pressure on the cupula due to ionic current-induced Lorentz force. Physic in Medicine and Biology 57, 4477-4487

Mian, O.S., Day, B.L. (2009).  Determining the direction of vestibular-evoked balance responses using stochastic vestibular stimulation.  The Journal of Physiology 587(12), 2869-2873

Welgampola, M.S., Day, B.L. (2006).  Craniocentric body-sway responses to 500 Hz bone-conducted tones in man.  The Journal of Physiology 577(1), 81-95

Fitzpatrick, R.C., Day, B.L. (2004).  Probing the human vestibular system with galvanic stimulation.  Journal of Applied Physiology 96(6), 2301-2316

Vestibular perceptions

Ferre, E.R., Day, B.L., Bottini, G., Haggard, P. (2013). How the vestibular system interacts with somatosensory perception: A sham-controlled study with galvanic vestibular stimulation. Neuroscience Letters 550, 35-40

Mian, O.S., Li, Y., Antunes, A., Glover, P.M., Day, B.L. (2013). On the vertigo due to static magnetic fields. PLos ONE 8(10), e78748

Day, B.L., Fitzpatrick, R.C. (2005).  Virtual head rotation reveals a process of route reconstruction from human vestibular signals.  The Journal of Physiology 567(2), 591-597

Fitzpatrick, R.C., Marsden, J., Lord, S.R., Day, B.L. (2002).  Galvanic vestibular stimulation evokes sensations of body rotation.  Neuroreport 13(18), 2379-2383

Vestibulo Ocular Reflex

Glover, P.M., Li, Y., Antunes, A., Mian, O.S., Day, B.L. (2014). A dynamic model of the eye nystagmus response to high magnetic fields. Physics in Medicine and Biology 59, 631-645

Séverac Cauquil, A., Faldon, M., Popov, K., Day, B..L & Bronstein, A.M. (2003). Short-latency eye movements evoked by near-threshold galvanic vestibular stimulation. Experimental Brain Research 148: 414-418