Clinical Practice Guideline: Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo

The American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF) will issue a comprehensive clinical guideline to help healthcare practitioners identify and treat patients with benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), one of the most common underlying conditions that cause dizziness. The guideline emphasizes evidence-based recommendations on managing BPPV, the most common vestibular (inner ear) disorder in adults.

Clinical Practice Guideline on Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (full guideline - a supplement to the November 2008 edition of the journal Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery)

News Release - ENT Doctors Release New National Guideline on BPPV

Additonal AAO-HNS Clinical Practice Guidelines

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