Randomized clinical trial for geotropic horizontal canal benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.

@article{Kim2012RandomizedCT,
  title={Randomized clinical trial for geotropic horizontal canal benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.},
  author={Ji Soo Kim and Sun-Young Oh and S K Lee and Ji Hoon Kang and Dong Uk Kim and Seong-Hae Jeong and Kwang-Dong Choi and In Soo Moon and Byung Kun Kim and Hyo Jung Kim},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2012},
  volume={79 7},
  pages={700-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the immediate and long-term therapeutic efficacies of barbecue rotation and Gufoni maneuvers, a randomized, prospective, and sham-controlled study was conducted in patients with the geotropic type of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo involving the horizontal semicircular canal (HC-BPPV). METHODS In 10 nationwide dizziness clinics in Korea, 170 consecutive patients (107 women, age range 11-97 years, mean age ± SD 61 ± 15 years, median = 61 years) with geotropic HC… CONTINUE READING