Semont maneuver

Semont maneuver

Liberatory maneuver Audiology A maneuver used to manage benign paroxysmal positional vertigo–BPPV; Pt is rapidly moved from lying on one side to the other. See Positional vertigo.
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A/ A CANALITH REPOSITIONING MANEUVER (CRM), such as the Epley or Semont maneuver, should be the first-line treatment for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) in the elderly (strength of recommendation [SOR]: A, several good-quality randomized controlled trials [RCTs]).
The Semont maneuver, in which patients are rapidly moved from lying on one side to the other, is an alternative maneuver that is popular in Europe.