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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 72-74

Physical therapy rehabilitation of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo: Evidence based case report


Department of Physiotherapy, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Tadong, Gangtok, East Sikkim, India

Correspondence Address:
Selvam Ramachandran
, Associate Professor, Department of Physiotherapy, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, 5th Mile, Tadong, Gangtok 737 102, East Sikkim
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0971-7749.113503

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The benign paroxysmal positional vertigo results in dizziness and imbalance leading to risk of fall thus, imposing functional limitations. The repositioning-liberatory maneuvers, habituation and balance exercises are widely used as the treatment strategies of the rehabilitation program. This case report discusses the success of such rehabilitation program on two subjects based on the updated clinical evidence.


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