Canal conversion and reentry: a risk of Dix-Hallpike during canalith repositioning procedures.

  title={Canal conversion and reentry: a risk of Dix-Hallpike during canalith repositioning procedures.},
  author={Carol A. Foster and Kathleen Zaccaro and Darcy A Strong},
  journal={Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology},
  volume={33 2},
OBJECTIVE To determine the incidence, cause, and prevention of horizontal canal benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (H-BPPV) and reentry into the common crus during canalith repositioning procedures (CRPs). STUDY DESIGN Prospective case series. SETTING Academic tertiary referral center. PATIENTS Forty-four patients with symptomatic posterior canalithiasis (P-BPPV) confirmed on Dix-Hallpike. INTERVENTION Up to 5 CRP for initial P-BPPV and additional maneuvers for canal conversion or… CONTINUE READING
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