Comparison of vertebral artery velocity and flow volume measure-ments for diagnosis of vertebrobasilar insufficiency
using color duplex sonography.
In our study, 2 patients were confirmed to have been suffering from vertebrobasilar insufficiency
This implies that in patients who present with vertebrobasilar insufficiency
and aural migraine VAH should be considered.
One patient succumbed from procedural-related cerebellar hemorrhage but none experienced recurrent vertebrobasilar insufficiency
symptoms during follow-up, although 2 of 3 patients developed mild instent restenosis confirmed with follow-up angiography.
Objective: Dizziness and vertigo were common but nonspecific symptoms of vertebrobasilar insufficiency
(VBI), while out-of-date VBI has been falsely considered the major cause of dizziness symptoms by many clinicians in China.
I also have concerns about the appropriateness of including chapters which clearly demonstrate how to mobilise and manipulate the cervical spine, yet do not cover contraindications and precautions, or symptoms of instability, vertebrobasilar insufficiency
(VBI) and how and why it is important to test for these, especially in a headache population.
Updating the 2000 first edition, they incorporate recent research questioning the appropriateness of a number of commonly used vertebrobasilar insufficiency
protocols, and evidence for using spinal manipulation in patients with disc lesions.
Forty-one of the patients (37%) showed signs of vertebrobasilar insufficiency
, and 29 patients (26%) had disabling chronic arm ischemia prior to PTA.