Epley manoeuvre

Epley manoeuvre

An effective treatment for BENIGN PAROXYSMAL POSITIONAL VERTIGO.
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It is important to discriminate between central and peripheral causes by a careful, directed examination, including a Dix-Hallpike test which, if positive (signifying BPPV), may result in specific treatment with the Epley manoeuvre. An audiogram is particularly useful in a patient with vertigo; if normal in the setting of episodic vertigo, one might consider migraine rather than Meniere's disease.
The Epley manoeuvre for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo a systematic review.
"I went to see a specialist who said I could either take a course of medication, which could have side effects of being sick and headaches, or a manoeuvre called the Epley Manoeuvre which laid me down and moved my head in different directions and weird things like that.
A specially-trained physiotherapist can perform the Epley manoeuvre which usually helps.
Objective: To compare the efficacy of Epley manoeuvre and Semont manoeuvre in the management of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo.
Patients in group-1 were treated by Epley manoeuvre and patients in group-2 were treated by Semont manoeuvre.
Keywords: Benign Positional Vertigo, Epley manoeuvre, Semont manoeuvre.
The main techniques are: | The Epley manoeuvre. This is the one I had and it's miraculous.
Out of 30 cases managed by Epley manoeuvre, 28 cases showed complete recovery after 01 month.
Treatment of Benign Paroxysmal positional vertigo is based on Semont manoeuvre and Epley manoeuvre. Most cases of Benign Paroxysmal positional vertigo are self-limiting4.
In addition an ENT specialist can do the specific Epley manoeuvres that helps reposition head and neck in a manner to allow the otoliths to get back into the inner ear canal.