Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo

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Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo

Benign recurrent vertigo (BRV), also known as benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), is a common disorder affecting up to 2% of the adult population. The majority of individuals with chronic recurrent vertigo have no identifiable cause, no progression of the disorder, and no other neurologic or auditory signs. Many families have multiple affected individuals, suggesting familial transmission of the disorder with moderate to high penetrance (summary by {7:Lee et al., 2006}).
 

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Vestibular Disorders Association

VEDA's mission is to serve people with vestibular (inner ear balance) disorders by providing access to information, offering a support network, and elevating awareness of the challenges associated with these conditions.

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo" for support, advocacy or research.

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Vestibular Disorders Association

VEDA's mission is to serve people with vestibular (inner ear balance) disorders by providing access to information, offering a support network, and elevating awareness of the challenges associated with these conditions.

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Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo" returned 98 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Factors Associated with Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo: A Chinese Case-Control Study.
 

Author(s): Junliang Yuan, Jinsheng Dai, William A Li, Wenli Hu

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BACKGROUND Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is one of the most common and most successfully treated vestibular disorders. However, there is a lack of predictive factors for BPPV in clinical practice. We aimed to explore several possible predictive factors for BPPV in the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A Comprehensive Insight into the Rehabilitative Treatment of Persistent Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo.
 

Author(s): Alessandro Micarelli, Andrea Viziano, Marco Alessandrini

Journal: J Int Adv Otol. 2017 Apr;13(1):147-148.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Biochemical markers of bone turnover in benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.
 

Author(s): Sun Bin Lee, Chang Ho Lee, Young Ju Kim, Hyoung-Mi Kim

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Several studies have suggested a possible relationship between recurrent benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) and altered calcium homeostasis in the endolymph of the inner ear. The present study aimed to evaluate the association between Ca2+ and vitamin D status and BPPV occurrence ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo" returned 10 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Vestibular rehabilitation in benign paroxysmal positional vertigo: Reality or fiction?
 

Author(s): Federica Bressi, Paola Vella, Manuele Casale, Antonio Moffa, Lorenzo Sabatino, Michele Antonio Lopez, Francesco Carinci, Rocco Papalia, Fabrizio Salvinelli, Silvia Sterzi

Journal: Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol. 2017 Jun;30(2):113-122.

 

The objective of this article is to systematically review the evidence on the effectiveness of vestibular rehabilitation (VR) in patients with benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV). Relevant published studies about VR in BPPV were searched in PubMed, Google Scholar and Ovid ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV): it may occur after dental implantology. A mini topical review.
 

Author(s): S Giannini, L Signorini, L Bonanome, M Severino, F Corpaci, A Cielo

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2015 Oct;19(19):3543-7.

 

Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) is one of the most frequent vestibular disorders. BPPV as a complication of Osteotome Sinus Floor Elevation (OSFE) is a complication that rarely occurs. The aim of this paper is to better understand the mechanisms underlying the BPPV after ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Association between osteoporosis and benign paroxysmal positional vertigo: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Shudong Yu, Fenye Liu, Zhixin Cheng, Qirong Wang

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Increasing recent evidence has implicated osteoporosis as a risk factor for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV). We conducted a systematic review to examine the association between osteoporosis and BPPV.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) Training for Sports Medicine Providers in a Pediatric Concussion Program
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo

 

Last Updated: 25 Apr 2018

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BPPV With CRP: Single Versus Multiple Cycles
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)

 

Last Updated: 7 Jan 2017

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Inactivity, Balance Problems and Fall Risk in Institutionalized Frail Elderly
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Institutional Frail Elderly

 

Last Updated: 16 Sep 2016

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