Vertigo and Dizziness

Common Complaints

  • Thomas Brandt
  • Marianne Dieterich
  • Michael Strupp

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Thomas Brandt, Marianne Dieterich, Michael Strupp
    Pages 1-51
  3. Thomas Brandt, Marianne Dieterich, Michael Strupp
    Pages 53-110
  4. Thomas Brandt, Marianne Dieterich, Michael Strupp
    Pages 111-143
  5. Thomas Brandt, Marianne Dieterich, Michael Strupp
    Pages 145-152
  6. Thomas Brandt, Marianne Dieterich, Michael Strupp
    Pages 153-164
  7. Thomas Brandt, Marianne Dieterich, Michael Strupp
    Pages 165-184
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 185-189

About this book

Introduction

Vertigo and Dizziness: Common Complaints, Second Edition revises and updates the first edition to reflect the advances that have taken place in this field.

 

Valid epidemiological studies are now available on the prevalence and incidence of these illnesses. There have been improvements in diagnostic criteria and important new principles in the treatment of vertigo and balance disorders are outlined for use in clinical practice, supported by video examples. Practitioners are also given access to the wealth of new, scientifically interesting findings on the pathophysiology, etiology, signs and symptoms and current treatment of peripheral and central vestibular disorders as well as somatoform vertigo, summarised in concise and accessible form.

 

Written by experts in the field, Vertigo and Dizziness: Common Complaints, Second Edition is a practical guide for physicians of different specializations who treat patients with vertigo including neurologists, ENT specialists, neuro-otologists, and neuro-ophthalmology and ophthalmology specialists as well as general medicine practitioners.

Keywords

Balance disorder Dizziness Neuro-ophthalmology Neuro-otology Vertigo Vestibular disorder

Authors and affiliations

  • Thomas Brandt
    • 1
  • Marianne Dieterich
    • 2
  • Michael Strupp
    • 3
  1. 1.University of MunichCenter for Vertigo & Balance Disorders University of MunichMunichGermany
  2. 2.Department of NeurologyCenter for Vertigo & Balance Disorders Ludwig-Maximilians-University MunichMunichGermany
  3. 3.Department of NeurologyCenter for Vertigo & Balance Disorders University Hospital MunichMunichGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-85729-591-0
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-85729-590-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-85729-591-0
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