Vertigo - part 2 - management in general practice.

  title={Vertigo - part 2 - management in general practice.},
  author={Chih-Hung Kuo and Leo H Y Pang and Robert S K Chang},
  journal={Australian family physician},
  volume={37 6},
BACKGROUND Vertigo is a common clinical problem managed by general practitioners. OBJECTIVE This article focuses on the acute management of a vertigo attack, specific management of conditions causing vertigo, and the long term management issues associated with chronic vertigo. DISCUSSION Supportive treatment, antiemetic and vestibular blocking agents help relieve an acute vertigo attack, however the prolonged use of such medications is not recommended. Specific treatments for various… CONTINUE READING

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