Chapter 8. Vertigo and Dizziness: Treatment of Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo, Vestibular Neuritis and Menière's Disease

  1. Livia Candelise1,
  2. Richard Hughes2,
  3. Alessandro Liberati3,
  4. Bernard M.J. Uitdehaag4 and
  5. Charles Warlow5
  1. Michael Strupp,
  2. Thomas Brandt and
  3. Christian Daniel Cnyrim

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470988350.ch8

Evidence-based Neurology: Management of Neurological Disorders

Evidence-based Neurology: Management of Neurological Disorders

How to Cite

Strupp, M., Brandt, T. and Cnyrim, C. D. (2007) Vertigo and Dizziness: Treatment of Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo, Vestibular Neuritis and Menière's Disease, in Evidence-based Neurology: Management of Neurological Disorders (eds L. Candelise, R. Hughes, A. Liberati, B. M.J. Uitdehaag and C. Warlow), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470988350.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Cochrane Neurological Network, Ospedale Magglore Policlinico, University of Milan, Italy

  2. 2

    King's College London School of Medicine at Guy's, King's College and St Thomas' Hospitals, London, UK

  3. 3

    Università di Modena e Reggio Emillia, Modena, Italy

  4. 4

    VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  5. 5

    University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727918116

Online ISBN: 9780470988350

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Keywords:

  • vertigo and dizziness;
  • benign paroxysmal positioning vertigo (BPPV);
  • vestibular neuritis VN;
  • menière's disease (MD);
  • BPPV recurrences

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background

  • Framing answerable clinical questions and general approach to search evidence

  • Critical review of the evidence for each question

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgement