Dizziness and Vertigo: An Introduction and Practical Guide
- Binding: Paperback
- Publish Date: 2014-04-22
Highly Commended, BMA Medical Book Awards 2015
Vertigo and Dizziness: An Introduction and Practical Guide describes the basic knowledge and practical skills necessary for managing patients presenting with the common symptoms of dizziness and vertigo. It provides practitioners with a comprehensive overview of these conditions, steps for diagnosing patients, and various treatment options.
- Discusses clinical assessment of the dizzy patient, diagnosis and management of the condition, surgical options, and psychological complications of vertigo and dizziness
- Explores a host of conditions, including benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, Meniere's disease, hyperventilation syndrome, and superior semicircular canal dehiscence
- Includes case studies to supplement the text
The book is an essential reference for all those who manage patients in the outpatient and general practice setting.