The ten-minute examination of the dizzy patient.

  title={The ten-minute examination of the dizzy patient.},
  author={Joel A. Goebel},
  journal={Seminars in neurology},
  volume={21 4},
Dizziness and postural instability are common presenting complaints in patients seen in otolaryngology practice. Unfortunately, these patients frequently do not receive optimal evaluation and therapy because of the difficulty in obtaining a thorough yet pertinent history and the perceived complexity of the physical examination. Over the last 10 years, we have utilized a standardized approach to evaluation of the dizzy patient that is user friendly and maximizes the time and effort spent by the… CONTINUE READING