Epley Maneuver (canalith repositioning) for Benign Positional Vertigo.

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Epley Maneuver (canalith repositioning) for Benign Positional Vertigo.

Acad Emerg Med. 2020 Apr 13;:

Authors: Azad T, Pan G, Verma R

Abstract
Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is one of the most common causes of vertigo, and is thought to be caused by free-floating debris primarily in the posterior semicircular canal. The condition is usually brought on by a rapid change in head position, and diagnosis can be confirmed by a positive Dix-Hallpike test (DHT). The Epley maneuver was invented as a way to move the ear debris out of the semicircular canal, and involves a series of four sequential movements.

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