The Epley manoeuvre - for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.


The Epley manoeuvre (canalith repositioning) can be used to treat posterior canal benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV). BPPV is characterised by brief episodes of vertigo related to rapid changes in head position. BPPV can be confirmed by the Dix-Hallpike positional test. The Epley manoeuvre is easily performed in the clinic, or by the patient, and… (More)


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@article{Glasziou2013TheEM, title={The Epley manoeuvre - for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.}, author={Paul Phillip Glasziou and John M. Bennett and Peter L. Greenberg and Sally Elizabeth Green and Jane Gunn and Tammy Hoffman and Marie Pirotta}, journal={Australian family physician}, year={2013}, volume={42 1-2}, pages={36-7} }