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Summary: An imprecise term which may refer to a sense of spatial disorientation, motion of the environment, or lightheadedness.
Publications350 found, 100 shown here
- Simulator based rehabilitation in refractory dizzinessMarousa Pavlou
GKT School of Biomedical Sciences, King s College London Dept of Physiotherapy, London, UK
J Neurol 251:983-95. 2004..Visual motion and visuo-vestibular conflict situations should be incorporated in the rehabilitation of patients with refractory dizziness.
- Dizziness and vertigo in an older population: the Blue Mountains prospective cross-sectional studyB Gopinath
Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Clin Otolaryngol 34:552-6. 2009We aimed to reassess the prevalence and personal burden of dizziness/vertigo, and to assess the relationship with hearing loss and tinnitus in older adults.
- Epidemiology of balance and dizziness in a national population: findings from the English Longitudinal Study of AgeingKara N Stevens
Peninsula Medical School, Epidemiology and Public Health Group, UK
Age Ageing 37:300-5. 2008to identify socio-economic, behavioural and disease status risks for impaired balance or self-reported dizziness in older people from a large population-based study.
- Measuring outcome from Vestibular Rehabilitation, Part I: Qualitative development of a new self-report measureAnna E Morris
Institute of Sound and Vibration Research, University of Southampton, UK
Int J Audiol 47:169-77. 2008Research suggests that Vestibular Rehabilitation (VR) is an effective treatment for dizziness, but there is currently no measure specifically designed to assess treatment outcome...
- Vestibular rehabilitation for dizziness and balance disorders after concussionBara A Alsalaheen
Department of Physical Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
J Neurol Phys Ther 34:87-93. 2010Management of dizziness and balance dysfunction is a major challenge after concussion...
- Dizziness reported by elderly patients in family practice: prevalence, incidence, and clinical characteristicsOtto R Maarsingh
Department of Family Practice and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Fam Pract 11:2. 2010Although dizziness in elderly patients is very common in family practice, most prevalence studies on dizziness are community-based and include a study population that is not representative of family practice...
- A risk profile for identifying community-dwelling elderly with a high risk of recurrent falling: results of a 3-year prospective studyS M F Pluijm
Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center VUmc, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Osteoporos Int 17:417-25. 2006..The aim of the prospective study reported here was to develop a risk profile that can be used to identify community-dwelling elderly at a high risk of recurrent falling...
- Burden of dizziness and vertigo in the communityHannelore K Neuhauser
Department of Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
Arch Intern Med 168:2118-24. 2008b>Dizziness and vertigo are common, however, the cause often remains unexplained...
- Usefulness of an abnormal cardiovascular response during low-grade head-up tilt-test for discriminating adolescents with chronic fatigue from healthy controlsVegard Bruun Wyller
Department of Pediatrics, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet Medical Centre, and Department of Physiology, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Am J Cardiol 99:997-1001. 2007..In conclusion, this study found that adolescents with CFS have significant abnormalities of cardiovascular regulation in response to mild orthostatic stress, differentiating them from healthy controls...
- Dizzy - why not take a walk? Low level physical activity improves quality of life among elderly with dizzinessAnna Ekwall
Department of Emergency, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
Gerontology 55:652-9. 2009b>Dizziness is a very common complaint. The frequency of dizziness increases with age. It affects quality of life negatively for older persons in several ways.
- Disability and quality of life among community elderly with dizziness: report from the Ibadan study of ageingA O Lasisi
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
J Laryngol Otol 124:957-62. 2010b>Dizziness is prevalent among the elderly. However, little is known about its impact on quality of life and disability, especially in developing countries, where the number of elderly people is increasing.
- Disorders of balance and vestibular function in US adults: data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2001-2004Yuri Agrawal
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Arch Intern Med 169:938-44. 2009....
- Recollections and repercussions of the first inhaled cigaretteJoseph R DiFranza
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Addict Behav 29:261-72. 2004..It has not been determined if a youth's reaction to the first smoking experience is predictive of future nicotine dependence, or whether the impact of the first cigarette can be altered by manipulating levels of tar, nicotine and menthol...
- Population-based study on the prevalence and correlates of orthostatic hypotension/hypertension and orthostatic dizzinessJin Shang Wu
Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC
Hypertens Res 31:897-904. 2008There are no epidemiological studies of orthostatic hypotension (OH)/hypertension (OHT) and orthostatic dizziness (OD) in adults across all age groups...
- Validation of the German version of the Vertigo Symptom Scale (VSS) in patients with organic or somatoform dizziness and healthy controlsR Tschan
Clinic of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Johannes Gutenberg University, Untere Zahlbacher Str 8, 55131, Mainz, Germany
J Neurol 255:1168-75. 2008..The scale (34 items) was designed by Yardley and coworkers and has been already validated in its English and Spanish versions...
- Clinical and cost effectiveness of booklet based vestibular rehabilitation for chronic dizziness in primary care: single blind, parallel group, pragmatic, randomised controlled trialLucy Yardley
Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
BMJ 344:e2237. 2012To determine the clinical and cost effectiveness of booklet based vestibular rehabilitation with and without telephone support for chronic dizziness, compared with routine care.
- Patients' psychological well-being and resilient coping protect from secondary somatoform vertigo and dizziness (SVD) 1 year after vestibular diseaseRegine Tschan
Clinic of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Untere Zahlbacher Str 8, 55131, Mainz, Germany
J Neurol 258:104-12. 2011Secondary somatoform dizziness and vertigo (SVD) is an underdiagnosed and handicapping psychosomatic disorder, leading to extensive utilization of health care and maladaptive coping...
- Prospective investigation of the incidence of falls, dizziness and syncope in haemodialysis patientsRussell Roberts
Department of Renal Medicine, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, St Luke s Hospital, Little Horton Lane, Bradford BD5 0NA, UK
Int Urol Nephrol 39:275-9. 2007..Dialysis patients are also at higher risk of fracture if they do fall...
- Prevalence and predictors of falls and dizziness in people younger and older than 80 years of age--a longitudinal cohort studyU Olsson Möller
Center for Primary Health Care Research, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
Arch Gerontol Geriatr 56:160-8. 2013The objectives were to investigate the prevalence and predictors for falls and dizziness among people younger and older than 80 years of age...
- International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) Core Set for patients with vertigo, dizziness and balance disordersEva Grill
Institute for Medical Information Processing, Biometrics and Epidemiology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
J Vestib Res 22:261-71. 2012Vertigo, dizziness and balance disorders have major impact on independence, employability, activities and participation...
- Effects of conventional versus multimodal vestibular rehabilitation on functional capacity and balance control in older people with chronic dizziness from vestibular disorders: design of a randomized clinical trialNatalia Aquaroni Ricci
Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Otoneurology Discipline, Rua Pedro de Toledo 947, Vila Clementino, São Paulo 04025 002, Brazil
Trials 13:246. 2012..study aims to compare the effectiveness of two vestibular rehabilitation protocols (conventional versus multimodal) on the functional capacity and body balance control of older people with chronic dizziness due to vestibular disorders.
- Prevalence and correlates of dizziness in community-dwelling older people: a cross sectional population based studySuzana Albuquerque de Moraes
Physical Therapy Department, City of Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
BMC Geriatr 13:4. 2013b>Dizziness is a common complaint among older adults and has been linked to a wide range of health conditions, psychological and social characteristics in this population...
- Geriatric vestibulopathy assessment and managementJoseph M Furman
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 18:386-91. 2010This review discusses the demographics of dizziness in the older person, the evaluation of the older dizzy patient and how the treatment of dizziness in older patients differs from that in younger individuals.
- Effect of vestibular rehabilitation on dizziness in the elderlyJae Yun Jung
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Dankook University College of Medicine, Cheonan City, Chungnam do 330 714, South Korea
Am J Otolaryngol 30:295-9. 2009b>Dizziness in the elderly is relatively common, but only a few studies are available. The purpose of this study was to analyze the effect of vestibular rehabilitation on dizziness in elderly patients.
- Effects of fluvoxamine on anxiety, depression, and subjective handicaps of chronic dizziness patients with or without neuro-otologic diseasesArata Horii
Department of Otolaryngology, Osaka University School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka, Japan
J Vestib Res 17:1-8. 2007..first, to evaluate the role of fluvoxamine, one of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, in the treatment of dizziness for the first time and to investigate its effective mechanisms...
- Epidemiology of vertigo, migraine and vestibular migraineThomas Lempert
Dept of Neurology, Schlosspark Klinik, Heubnerweg 2, 14059, Berlin, Germany
J Neurol 256:333-8. 2009..2 %. This can be explained by the fact that several dizziness and vertigo syndromes occur more frequently in migraineurs than in controls including benign paroxysmal ..
- Vestibular testing in patients with panic disorder and chronic dizzinessR Teggi
ENT Department, IRRCS San Raffaele Hospital, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:243-7. 2007In order to investigate the relationship between chronic dizziness and vestibular function in patients with panic disorder, in the present study neurotologic findings in 15 patients with panic disorder and chronic dizziness were compared ..
- Rehabilitation outcome in home-based versus supervised exercise programs for chronically dizzy patientsChung Lan Kao
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 201 Shih Pai Road, Section 2, Taipei 11217, Taiwan
Arch Gerontol Geriatr 51:264-7. 2010..VR) exercise between supervised and home-based programs in young and senior age groups of patients with chronic dizziness. Dizziness Handicap Inventory (DHI), Dynamic gait index (DGI), Tinetti fall risk performance scales and Timed "..
- Sympathetic cardiovascular control during orthostatic stress and isometric exercise in adolescent chronic fatigue syndromeVegard Bruun Wyller
Department of Pediatrics, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet Medical Center, 0027 Oslo, Norway
Eur J Appl Physiol 102:623-32. 2008..This suggests that CFS might be causally related to sympathetic dysfunction...
- Older adults and balance dysfunctionGregory F Marchetti
Department of Physical Therapy, Rangos School of Health Sciences, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Neurol Clin 23:785-805, vii. 2005
- Manual therapy treatment of cervicogenic dizziness: a systematic reviewSusan A Reid
Discipline of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
Man Ther 10:4-13. 2005b>Dizziness is a common and often disabling disorder. In some people the cause of their dizziness is pathology or dysfunction of upper cervical vertebral segments that can be treated with manual therapy...
- Patterns of hypocapnia on tilt in patients with fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, nonspecific dizziness, and neurally mediated syncopeJochanan E Naschitz
Department of Internal Medicine A, the Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Am J Med Sci 331:295-303. 2006..tilt-induced hyperventilation is seen more often in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), fibromyalgia, dizziness, or neurally mediated syncope (NMS) as compared to healthy subjects or those with familial Mediterranean fever (..
- Spectrum of dizziness visits to US emergency departments: cross-sectional analysis from a nationally representative sampleDavid E Newman-Toker
Department of Neurology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 83:765-75. 2008To describe the spectrum of visits to US emergency departments (EDs) for acute dizziness and determine whether ED patients with dizziness are diagnosed as having a range of benign and dangerous medical disorders, rather than ..
- Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo: clinical characteristics of dizzy patients referred to a Falls and Syncope UnitJ Lawson
Falls and Syncope Service, Care of the Elderly Offices, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle
QJM 98:357-64. 2005b>Dizziness is a common symptom in older people that affects quality of life and increases the risk of falls...
- Risk of vascular events in emergency department patients discharged home with diagnosis of dizziness or vertigoAnthony S Kim
Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Ann Emerg Med 57:34-41. 2011b>Dizziness and vertigo are common reasons for visiting the emergency department (ED), but many patients are discharged home without a specific diagnosis...
- A clinical taxonomy of dizziness and anxiety in the otoneurological settingJ M Furman
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
J Anxiety Disord 15:9-26. 2001b>Dizziness can be associated with otologic, neurologic, medical, and psychiatric conditions. This paper focuses on the interface between otologic and psychiatric conditions...
- Quality of life in elderly patients with dizziness: analysis of the Short-Form Health Survey in 197 patientsLi Chi Hsu
Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Acta Otolaryngol 125:55-9. 2005Elderly patients with chronic dizziness had a poor HRQoL, which could be successfully assessed using the SF-36, a generic health-status instrument...
- Dizziness: state of the scienceP D Sloane
Department of Family Medicine, C B 7595, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Ann Intern Med 134:823-32. 2001b>Dizziness is prevalent in all adult populations, causing considerable morbidity and utilization of health services. In the community, the prevalence of dizziness ranges from 1.8% in young adults to more than 30% in the elderly...
- Change in dizziness handicap after vestibular schwannoma excisionRachel L Humphriss
Department of Audiology, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, England, UK
Otol Neurotol 24:661-5. 2003To evaluate the change in dizziness handicap after translabyrinthine vestibular schwannoma excision.
- Priorities of elderly dizzy patients in general practice. Findings and psychometric properties of the"Dizziness Needs Assessment" (DiNA)C Kruschinski
Institute of General Practice, OE 5440, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Str 1, 30625 Hannover
Z Gerontol Geriatr 43:317-23. 2010b>Dizziness as a geriatric syndrome needs to be assessed using a multi-dimensional, patient-centred approach in addition to a disease-orientated strategy...
- Causes of persistent dizziness in elderly patients in primary careOtto R Maarsingh
Department of Family Practice and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Ann Fam Med 8:196-205. 2010Although dizzy patients are predominantly seen in primary care, most diagnostic studies on dizziness have been performed among patients in secondary or tertiary care...
- Development of a diagnostic protocol for dizziness in elderly patients in general practice: a Delphi procedureOtto R Maarsingh
Department of General Practice and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Fam Pract 10:12. 2009b>Dizziness in general practice is very common, especially in elderly patients. The empirical evidence for diagnostic tests in the evaluation of dizziness is scarce...
- Dizziness in an older community dwelling population: a multifactorial syndromeK G Gassmann
Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
J Nutr Health Aging 13:278-82. 2009The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and related predictors of dizziness in a sample of community-dwelling people 65 years of age and older living in a metropolitan area in Germany.
- Common chronic diseases and general impairments as determinants of walking disability in the oldest-old populationAnnetje Bootsma-van der Wiel
Departent of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1405-10. 2002..Walking disability affects older people's autonomy and well-being. We investigated the relative effect of common chronic diseases and general impairments on walking disability in the general oldest-old population...
- Increased independence and decreased vertigo after vestibular rehabilitationHelen S Cohen
Bobby R Alford Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:60-70. 2003..We sought to determine the effectiveness in decreasing some symptoms, such as vertigo, and increasing performance of daily life skills after vestibular rehabilitation...
- Migraine-associated dizzinessF M Cutrer
Department of Neurology, Reed Neurological Research Center, UCLA School of Medicine 90024-1769
Headache 32:300-4. 1992..histories, examinations and results of quantitative vestibular testing in 91 patients with migraine-associated dizziness. Nausea and vomiting, hypersensitivity to motion and postural instability accompanied the dizziness...
- Central vertigo and dizziness: epidemiology, differential diagnosis, and common causesMehmet Karatas
From the Department of Neurology, Baskent University, Medical School, Adana Research Center, Adana, Turkey
Neurologist 14:355-64. 2008b>Dizziness is a common complaint among patients seen by primary care physicians, neurologists, and otolaryngologists...
- The priorities of elderly patients suffering from dizziness: a qualitative studyCarsten Kruschinski
Institute of General Practice, Hannover Medical School, 30625Hannover, Germany
Eur J Gen Pract 16:6-11. 2010Integrating patients' priorities can improve the quality of care in general practice. Therefore, we aimed to learn more about patients' priorities in terms of their dizziness complaints.
- A controlled trial of cognitive-behavior therapy combined with vestibular rehabilitation in the treatment of dizzinessGerhard Andersson
Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
Behav Res Ther 44:1265-73. 2006b>Dizziness is a common and often untreated symptom in the general population...
- Prevalence and complications of orthostatic dizziness in the general populationAndrea Radtke
Department of Neurology, Charite Campus Virchow Klinikum, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353, Berlin, Germany
Clin Auton Res 21:161-8. 2011Although orthostatic dizziness (OD) is a common complaint, its prevalence and medical impact in the general population are unknown...
- Pilot study of the effect of a limited and extended course of chiropractic care on balance, chronic pain, and dizziness in older adultsCheryl Hawk
Cleveland Chiropractic College, Kansas City, MO, USA
J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:438-47. 2009The purpose of this study was to collect preliminary information on the effect of a limited and extended course of chiropractic care on balance, chronic pain, and associated dizziness in a sample of older adults with impaired balance.
- Sensorimotor function and dizziness in neck pain: implications for assessment and managementEythor Kristjansson
Faculty of Medicine, The University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 39:364-77. 2009..and movement sense, as well as cervicogenic oculomotor disturbances, postural stability, and cervicogenic dizziness. In this commentary we review the most relevant theoretical and practical knowledge on this matter and ..
- Psychiatric disorders and functional impairment in patients with persistent dizzinessK Kroenke
Department of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814
J Gen Intern Med 8:530-5. 1993OBJECTIVE: To determine the prevalence and predictors of psychiatric dizziness and to measure functional impairment associated with dizziness. DESIGN: Consecutive outpatients with a chief complaint of dizziness...
- Prevalence and presentation of dizziness in a general practice community sample of working age peopleL Yardley
Department of Psychology, University College London
Br J Gen Pract 48:1131-5. 1998b>Dizziness is known to be a common, handicapping condition in the elderly, and a strong association between dizziness and anxiety disorders has been observed in hospital samples...
- Validation of dizziness as a possible geriatric syndromeA C Kao
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, New Haven, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 49:72-5. 2001OBJECTIVE: While dizziness has traditionally been considered solely as a symptom of discrete diseases, recent findings from population-based studies of older persons suggest that it may often be a geriatric syndrome with multiple ..
- Migraine-associated dizziness: patient characteristics and management optionsMark D Reploeg
Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8115, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, U S A
Otol Neurotol 23:364-71. 2002To determine patient characteristics and effectiveness of therapy for migraine-associated dizziness.
- Imprecision in patient reports of dizziness symptom quality: a cross-sectional study conducted in an acute care settingDavid E Newman-Toker
The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Pathology Bldg 2 210, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 82:1329-40. 2007To quantify precision in patient reports of different attributes of dizziness.
- Time course analysis of baroreflex sensitivity during postural stressBerend E Westerhof
BMEYE, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, NL 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 291:H2864-74. 2006..The decreases of BRS and reduction of short tau may be the result of reduced vagal activity with increasing alpha...
- Measurement properties of the Dizziness Handicap Inventory by cross-sectional and longitudinal designsAnne Lise Tamber
Faculty of Health Sciences, Oslo University College, Norway
Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:101. 2009The impact of dizziness on quality of life is often assessed by the Dizziness Handicap Inventory (DHI), which is used as a discriminate and evaluative measure...
- Dizziness and vertigoDavid Della-Morte
Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33101, USA
Front Neurol Neurosci 30:22-5. 2012b>Dizziness is a general, non-specific term to indicate a sense of disorientation...
- Vestibulo-ocular physiology underlying vestibular hypofunctionMichael C Schubert
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, 710 Ross Bldg, 720 Rutland Ave, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Phys Ther 84:373-85. 2004..The purposes of this article are to review the anatomy and physiology of the vestibular system and to describe the neurophysiological mechanisms responsible for the vestibulo-ocular abnormalities in patients with vestibular hypofunction...
- The reliability of the Vestibular Autorotation Test (VAT) in patients with dizzinessPhilip J Blatt
Lebanon Valley College, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA
J Neurol Phys Ther 32:70-9. 2008To establish intrarater and interrater reliability of the Vestibular Autorotation Test (VAT) (Western Systems Research Inc., Pasadena, CA) in a clinical sample of individuals reporting dizziness.
- Dizziness in community-dwelling older adults: a population-based studySuzana Albuquerque de Moraes
Universidade Cidade de São Paulo
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 77:691-9. 2011b>Dizziness is a common complaint among older adults.
- Adverse effects of beta-blocker therapy for patients with heart failure: a quantitative overview of randomized trialsDennis T Ko
Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, and the Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Center, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
Arch Intern Med 164:1389-94. 2004..We performed an overview of randomized beta-blocker trials in patients with HF to quantify the risks of these adverse effects...
- Circulatory galanin levels increase severalfold with intense orthostatic challenge in healthy humansHelmut G Hinghofer-Szalkay
Institute for Adaptive and Spaceflight Physiology, Medical Univ, Harrachgasse 21, A 8010 Graz, Austria
J Appl Physiol (1985) 100:844-9. 2006..We conclude that galanin is regularly increased in healthy humans under conditions of presyncopal orthostatic stress, the response being independent of gravity training but larger in women than in men...
- Vertigo and dizziness from environmental motion: visual vertigo, motion sickness, and drivers' disorientationAdolfo M Bronstein
Division of Brain Sciences, Department of Neurology, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Semin Neurol 33:219-30. 2013....
- Posture restrictions do not interfere in the results of canalith repositioning maneuverLucinda Simoceli
Sector of Otoneurology, HCFMUSP
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 71:55-9. 2005Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) is a frequent cause of dizziness and despite of the excellent results with its treatment, there is some controversy about management.
- Performance of DHI score as a predictor of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo in geriatric patients with dizziness/vertigo: a cross-sectional studyAmrish Saxena
Department of Medicine, Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
PLoS ONE 8:e58106. 2013b>Dizziness/vertigo is one of the most common complaint and handicapping condition among patients aged 65 years and older (Geriatric patients)...
- The dizziness handicap inventory and its relationship with functional balance performanceLuc Vereeck
Division of Neuro and Psychomotor Physical Therapy, Department of Health Care Sciences, University College of Antwerp, Merksem, Belgium
Otol Neurotol 28:87-93. 2007The purpose of this study was to describe the relation between the Dizziness Handicap Inventory (DHI) and balance performance measures.
- Overreliance on symptom quality in diagnosing dizziness: results of a multicenter survey of emergency physiciansVictoria A Stanton
The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Pathology Bldg 2 210, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 82:1319-28. 2007To assess emergency physicians' diagnostic approach to the patient with dizziness, using a multicenter quantitative survey.
- Posttraumatic vertigo and dizzinessTerry D Fife
Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, Arizona
Semin Neurol 33:238-43. 2013b>Dizziness and vertigo are common symptoms following minor head trauma...
- Autonomic dysfunction in patients with orthostatic dizziness: validation of orthostatic grading scale and comparison of Valsalva maneuver and head-up tilt testing resultsHyun Ah Kim
Department of Neurology, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, South Korea
J Neurol Sci 325:61-6. 2013....
- Vertigo, dizziness, and tinnitus after otobasal fracturesLóránt Heid
Central Military Hospital, Budapest, Hungary
Int Tinnitus J 10:94-100. 2004..41% of the butterfly calorigrams and 72.13% of the stepping craniocorpograms, as well as in 32.79% and 39.34% of subjects on right- and left-ear bone-conduction audiometry, respectively...
- HINTS outperforms ABCD2 to screen for stroke in acute continuous vertigo and dizzinessDavid E Newman-Toker
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Acad Emerg Med 20:986-96. 2013b>Dizziness and vertigo account for about 4 million emergency department (ED) visits annually in the United States, and some 160,000 to 240,000 (4% to 6%) have cerebrovascular causes...
- Gamma Knife surgery of vestibular schwannomas: longitudinal changes in vestibular function and measurement of the Dizziness Handicap InventoryP Ashley Wackym
Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
J Neurosurg 109:137-43. 2008..The purpose of this study was to assess the longitudinal balance outcomes and Dizziness Handicap Inventory (DHI) following GKS for VSs.
- Sensations from initial exposure to nicotine predicting adolescent smoking in China: a potential measure of vulnerability to nicotineXinguang Chen
Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Alhambra CA, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 5:455-63. 2003..Sensations reported were cigarette smell (59.2%), coughing (54.1%), dizziness (52.1%), nausea (42.5%), relaxation (19.1%), and pleasurable buzz/rush (9.0%)...
- The challenges of managing vestibular disorders: a qualitative study of clinicians' experiences associated with low referral rates for vestibular rehabilitationS H Polensek
Rehabilitation Research and Development, Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, GA, USA
Int J Clin Pract 63:1604-12. 2009..To explore clinicians' perspectives influencing the under-diagnosis and management of patients with vestibular impairment (VI)...
- Impact of dizziness on the life quality of elderly with chronic vestibulopathyErika Maria dos Santos
Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo
Pro Fono 22:427-32. 2010b>Dizziness impact on the quality of life (QoL) of elderly patients with chronic vestibular dysfunction.
- Dizziness in the older adult, Part 2. Treatments for causes of the four most common symptomsDeborah A Eaton
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
Geriatrics 58:46, 49-52. 2003b>Dizziness is a common presenting complaint among older patients in primary care. A thorough examination and history can identify the type of dizziness and point to a specific differential diagnosis...
- Dizziness in the older adult, Part 1. Evaluation and general treatment strategiesDeborah A Eaton
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
Geriatrics 58:28-30, 33-6. 2003b>Dizziness is one of the most common complaints among patients age 50 and older who present to primary care physicians...
- Genetics of dizziness: cerebellar and vestibular disordersTeresa Requena
aOtology and Neurotology Group CTS495, Human DNA Variability Department, GENYO Centre for Genomics and Oncological Research GENyO, Pfizer University of Granada Andalusian Regional Government, PTS Granada bDepartment of Otolaryngology, Hospital San Agustin, Linares, Jaen cDepartment of Otolaryngology, Hospital de Poniente, El Ejido, Almeria, Spain
Curr Opin Neurol 27:98-104. 2014..We have summarized clinical and molecular genetics findings in neuro-otolology during the last 2 years...
- Chronic dizziness: a practical approachA M Bronstein
Neuro Otology Unit, Centre for Neuroscience and Mental Health, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
Pract Neurol 10:129-39. 2010Patients with chronic dizziness pose a particular challenge to the clinician, partly because their symptoms correlate poorly with standard vestibular tests; so a 'test and think later' approach is likely to lead to diagnostic confusion ..
- Risk factors associated with dizziness during treatment of mucosal leishmaniasis with meglumine antimoniate: 16-year retrospective study of cases from Rio de Janeiro, BrazilM H Araujo-Melo
Laboratory Surveillance Leishmaniasis, Evandro Chagas Clinical Research Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
J Laryngol Otol 124:1056-60. 2010To evaluate dizziness in patients receiving meglumine antimoniate for the treatment of mucosal leishmaniasis.
- The effect of age on vestibular rehabilitation outcomesSusan L Whitney
Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
Laryngoscope 112:1785-90. 2002..The purpose of the retrospective chart review was to compare vestibular rehabilitation outcomes in young versus older adults...
- Methylprednisolone applied directly to the round window reduces dizziness after cochlear implantation: a randomized clinical trialJ C Enticott
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Melbourne Cochlear Implant Clinic, Vic, Australia
Audiol Neurootol 16:289-303. 2011..Hearing and vestibular function analyses were under-powered to detect any drug changes due to limited participant data...
- Which comes first? Psychogenic dizziness versus otogenic anxietyJeffrey P Staab
Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Founders Pavilion F11 015, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Laryngoscope 113:1714-8. 2003..conditions may trigger anxiety disorders (otogenic pattern of illness), that psychiatric disorders may produce dizziness (psychogenic pattern), and that risk factors for these syndromes may be identified...
- The impact of visual flow stimulation on anxiety, dizziness, and body sway in individuals with and without fear of heightsRuth Hüweler
Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat Munster, Munster, Germany
Behav Res Ther 47:345-52. 2009Individuals with acrophobia experience anxiety and dizziness when exposed to heights. It may be that their balance system is disturbed and that they therefore have to rely more strongly on visual information...
- The role of the vestibular assessmentJ S Phillips
Department of Otolaryngology, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, UK
J Laryngol Otol 123:1212-5. 2009..To evaluate the role of vestibular assessment in the management of the dizzy patient...
- Dizziness impairs health-related quality of lifeM ten Voorde
Department of Neurology, Gelre Ziekenhuizen, Albert Sweitzerlaan 31, 7334 DZ, Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
Qual Life Res 21:961-6. 2012Relatively little is known about the level of impairment in patients with dizziness.
- Chronic subjective dizzinessJeffrey P Staab
Mayo Clinic, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Continuum (Minneap Minn) 18:1118-41. 2012..a syndrome of phobic postural vertigo (PPV) based on clinical observations of patients with nonvertiginous dizziness that could not be explained by then-known neuro-otologic disorders...
- Prognostic assessments of medical therapy and vestibular testing in post-traumatic migraine-associated dizziness patientsChadwick J Donaldson
Spatial Orientation Center, Department of Otolaryngology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:820-5. 2010..study was to characterize our clinical population of patients suffering with post-traumatic migraine-associated dizziness (PTMAD) and determine any associations with medical interventions and vestibular testing metrics to help predict ..
- The point prevalence of dizziness or vertigo in migraine--and factors that influence presentationAnne H Calhoun
Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
Headache 51:1388-92. 2011To ascertain and characterize the point prevalence of dizziness or vertigo in migraineurs presenting for routine appointments at a specialty headache clinic.
- Dizziness, unsteadiness, visual disturbances, and postural control: implications for the transition to chronic symptoms after a whiplash traumaJulia Treleaven
CCRE Spine Division of Physiotherapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:S211-7. 2011..Synthesis and application of research...
- Translation, cross-cultural adaptation and reliability of the german version of the dizziness handicap inventoryAnnette Kurre
Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Otol Neurotol 30:359-67. 2009To translate the Dizziness Handicap Inventory into German (DHI-G) and investigate reliability, assess the association between selected items of the University of California Los Angeles Dizziness Questionnaire and the DHI-G, and compare ..
- Dizziness in the emergency room: diagnoses and misdiagnosesGeorg Royl
Department of Neurology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Berlin, Germany
Eur Neurol 66:256-63. 2011b>Dizziness is among the most frequent neurological chief complaints in emergency room (ER) patients...
- Headache-associated dizziness in a headache population: prevalence and impactAlexandre Bisdorff
Centre Hospitalier Emile Mayrisch, Luxembourg
Cephalalgia 30:815-20. 2010..In 1909 participants with episodic (<15 days per month) headaches (77.1% women), visual symptoms (52.4%) and dizziness (51.1%) were frequent accompanying symptoms of headache episodes...
- [Vertigo and dizziness]Yiu Tong Chu
Section of Neurology, Department of Internal Medicine, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Acta Neurol Taiwan 16:50-60. 2007b>Dizziness ranks among the most common complaints in medicine, affecting approximately 20% to 30% of the general population...
- Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome: a case report of palpitations and dizziness following prophylactic mefloquine useA Bhanji
Department of Renal Medicine, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 48:577-81. 2010..The antimalarial agent mefloquine has been reported to cause a number of possible side effects. Here we describe a case demonstrating a previously unreported complication, the postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS)...
- Association of CHRN genes with "dizziness" to tobaccoMarissa A Ehringer
Institute for Behavioral Genetics, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0447, USA
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 153:600-9. 2010..Here we tested for association between an early subjective response phenotype, "dizziness," and 226 single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in CHRN genes...
- Dizziness in the elderlyKamran Barin
Balance Disorders Clinic, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Ohio State University Medical Center, 915 Olentangy River Road, Suite 4000, Columbus, OH 43212, USA
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 44:437-54, x. 2011..This article provides a review of the underlying causes for the increased prevalence of dizziness with age, and discusses how specific test procedures may need to be modified for older individuals...
- Predictors of important neurological causes of dizziness among patients presenting to the emergency departmentC S K Cheung
Emergency Department, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
Emerg Med J 27:517-21. 2010b>Dizziness is a common presenting complaint in the emergency department (ED)...
- Novel Rinse to Treat Oral Candidiasis in Cancer PatientsBakul Bhatt; Fiscal Year: 2007..Furthermore, side effects of Fluconazole include nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, headaches, dizziness, drowsiness, fever, diarrhea, rash and changes in the sense of taste...
- Fall risk assessment and prevention in elderly with diabetes using wearable technBor Rong Chen; Fiscal Year: 2012..care, stroke, neurodegenerative diseases, traumatic brain injury (TBI), and in treating balance disorders and dizziness. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Obstacle reconciliation can be compromised in people with impaired gait due to age, ..
- IDENTIFICATION OF ACOUSTICO-LATERALIS TRANSMITTERSDennis G Drescher; Fiscal Year: 2013..manipulation of afferent signaling in auditory/vestibular deficits such as deafness, tinnitus, and dizziness is completely dependent upon our knowledge of basic elements of hair-cell receptoneural transmission, as ..
- Structure-function analyses on novel processes of type II vestibular hair cellsJennifer S Stone; Fiscal Year: 2013..About 35% of Americans experience balance problems such as vertigo, lack of coordinated movements, and dizziness. Balance problems can severely reduce quality of life, add to high healthcare costs, and lead to premature death ..
- Vestibular rehabilitation and dizziness in geriatric patientsCourtney Hall; Fiscal Year: 2012DESCRIPTION Dizziness is among the most prevalent complaints for which people seek medical help and the incidence of dizziness increases with age...
- Analysis of associations between anemia correction in CKD and mortality: CHOIRLYNDA ANNE MARIE SZCZECH; Fiscal Year: 2010..life satisfaction, and happiness, exercise capacity, energy, and strength with a significant reduction in aching dizziness, anxiety, shortness of breath, muscle weakness, and leg cramps...
- VESTIBULO-CEREBELLAR CIRCUITSCAREY DAVID BALABAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..and balance pathways that can (1) explain the relatively prevalent co-morbidity of balance disorders (vertigo/dizziness) and migraine symptoms and (2) serve as targets for effective therapy...
- Mice with Functional Fluorescent Nicotinic Receptor SubunitsHenry A Lester; Fiscal Year: 2010..buzz" elicited by smoking, age of tobacco and alcohol initiation, early subjective response to tobacco, "dizziness" after the first few cigarettes, and lung cancer...
- Solutions for Vertigo presentations in the Emergency Department (SOLVE) ProjectKEVIN ANTHONY KERBER; Fiscal Year: 2012..summary/Abstract: Frontline physicians need reliable solutions to discriminate benign from sinister causes of dizziness. Current strategies to discriminate rely on either clinical dogma or brain computerized tomography scans, but ..
- Synaptic Processing in the Vestibular SystemRuth Anne Eatock; Fiscal Year: 2013..Loss of function in the vestibular inner ear is likely responsible for many cases of dizziness and disorientation that require clinical attention, and the synapses between hair cells and afferents may be the ..
- Innate Immunity in Otitis Media PathogenesisDavid J Lim; Fiscal Year: 2013..the most frequent illness resulting in visits to physicians and the most common cause of hearing impairment and dizziness in children. The recent pathogenic shift of OM by S...
- Dynamic blood pressure control and orthostatic tolerance in individuals with MS aScott L Davis; Fiscal Year: 2013..system (CNS) with multiple sclerosis (MS) can lead to a myriad of symptoms including fatigue, spasticity, dizziness and vertigo, and balance and coordination problems in individuals with MS...
- NADPH Oxidase Complexes in Mammalian Vestibular FunctionDAVID BERGSTROM; Fiscal Year: 2009..By better understanding the vestibular system, a foundation will be established to develop better treatments for such conditions as vertigo and dizziness in the hope of preventing falls and fractures.
- Visual and Vestibular Percepts of MotionBenjamin T Crane; Fiscal Year: 2013..Vision has a significant role in motion perception, and patient's dizziness symptoms can result from derangements in integration of vision and vestibular cues...
- Field Deployable Vapor Intrusion MonitorBikas Vaidya; Fiscal Year: 2011..Breathing small amounts of TCE may cause headaches, lung irritation, dizziness, and poor concentration...
- Implementation of Evidence-Based Practice for Benign Paroxysmal Positional VertigKEVIN ANTHONY KERBER; Fiscal Year: 2013..Preliminary results from a population-based study of emergency departments (ED) have found that, among dizziness presentations, the DHT was performed in 3.9% (137 of 3,525) and the CRM in 0.2% (8 of 3,525)...
- Brain Image Analysis Tools for Quantitative Longitudinal Assessment of MSDzung L Pham; Fiscal Year: 2013..of debilitating symptoms including cognitive impairments, partial or complete vision loss, weakness in limbs, dizziness, and fatigue...
- Electro-optic adaptive eyeglass for correction of presbyopiaGuoqiang Li; Fiscal Year: 2013..of view for each vision task, requiring user to gaze down to accomplish near vision and in some cases causing dizziness and discomfort. Some users need three different eyeglasses for reading, computer, and driving...
- Central Neuronal Activity in Vestibular CompensationSHAWN NEWLANDS; Fiscal Year: 2009..This research is an outgrowth of the P.l.'s interest in vestibular compensation developed from his previous research experience and from his work as an otolaryngologist treating patients complaining of dizziness.
- MRI Induced VertigoDavid S Zee; Fiscal Year: 2012..Previous research on MRI induced vertigo relied largely on subjective reports of dizziness and perception of movement...
- Pediatric CFS in a Community-Based SampleLeonard A Jason; Fiscal Year: 2013..We believe that cognitive fatigue, cognitive loss, and dizziness are a function of abnormalities in cerebral blood flow as it relates to total cardiac output, total blood volume,..
- Neurobehavioral effects of adolescent GHBRatna Sircar; Fiscal Year: 2007..Illicit use of GHB has been associated with significant adverse effects such as amnesia, dizziness, confusion, agitation, hallucination, and at very high doses respiratory depression, unconsciousness, coma and ..
- Vestibular Migraine Investigated with Psychophysical and Oculomotor TestsRichard F Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2013..In VM subjects and controls groups (normal subjects, migraine patients without dizziness, dizziness patients without migraine), we will measure the effects of vestibular stimulation on perceptual ..
- Vestibular Consequences of Blast-related Mild Traumatic Brain InjuryFAITH AKIN; Fiscal Year: 2009..b>Dizziness and balance disorders are common symptoms associated with mTBI or head injury...
- MVPS: Health Concerns, Role function, Health Service UseKRISTINE SCORDO; Fiscal Year: 2002..symptoms, including chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, migraine headaches, lightheadedness, fatigue, dizziness on standing, mood swings, and anxiety or panic attacks...
- Novel non-invasive treatment for hypotension during hemodialysisAnja Metzger; Fiscal Year: 2007..IDH often causes abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, muscle cramps, dizziness and fainting, slows or terminates the dialysis run, reduces the quality of dialysis, and costs significant ..
- Laser Cather for Ablation of Ventricular TachycardiaAshok Gowda; Fiscal Year: 2002..During VT, the ventricles lack sufficient time to fill with blood prior to each contraction often resulting in dizziness, loss of consciousness and sudden cardiac arrest...
- Neurotransmission at the vestibular calyx synapseKATHERINE RENNIE; Fiscal Year: 2009..b>Dizziness is one of the most common medical complaints...
- Vestibular Compensation During Volitional Head MovementsSHAWN NEWLANDS; Fiscal Year: 2004..from his previous research experience and from his work as an otolaryngologist treating patients complaining of dizziness. This work is an extension and supplementation of the P.I...
- Effects of Amino Acid Therapy on Hot Flashes in Postmenopausal WomenThomas Guttuso; Fiscal Year: 2007..in postmenopausal women; however, 50% of patients receiving gabapentin reported side effects of sleepiness or dizziness. Gabapentin is known to bind to the alpha2delta subunit of voltage-gated calcium channels (VGCCs) in the central ..
- LASER CATHETER FOR ABLATION OF VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIAAshok Gowda; Fiscal Year: 1999..VT the ventricles do not fill with sufficient amounts of blood prior to each contraction, often resulting in dizziness, loss of consciousness or sudden cardiac arrest...
- WEARABLE ARTIFICIAL LABYRINTH IN MOTION SICKNESS/VERTIGOWESLEY KRUEGER; Fiscal Year: 2005..as an aid in controlling the symptoms of motion sickness and in the rehabilitative process in patients with dizziness following vestibular nerve section or removal of a skull base lesion such as acoustic tumor...
- Correlating drug effects on the VOR and motion sicknessPhillip Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2004..Objectives: The vestibular system is a central component of both motion sickness and vestibular dizziness (vertigo) and both are treated with many of same medications including diazeparn and meclizine...
- VESTIBULAR NUCLEUS ACTIVITY IN VESTIBULAR COMPENSATIONSHAWN NEWLANDS; Fiscal Year: 2003..from his previous research experience and from his work as an otolaryngologist treating patients complaining of dizziness. The work in this proposal will be done under the direction of Dr. W...
- Carisbamate Treatment for Alcohol DependenceTHOMAS FREDERICK NEWTON; Fiscal Year: 2013..is rarely used to treat alcohol dependence, however, because it has prominent side effects including somnolence, dizziness, and cognitive disturbances that require gradual dose titration...
- SENSORY IMPAIRMENT IN OLDER ADULTS--A PILOT STUDYDavid Lee; Fiscal Year: 2000..activities of daily living, self-reported sensory impairments (smell, taste, vision, hearing, tinnitus, dizziness/balance, tactile), sleep difficulties, smoking history, exposure to environmental tobacco smoke, alcohol ..
- ADAPTATION OF THE VOR TO MAXIMIZE GAIN CHANGESErik Viirre; Fiscal Year: 2000Lesions of the vestibular organ lead to complaints of unstable vision, dizziness and imbalance...
- Role of P53 in Aminoglycoside OtotoxicityMei Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2009..induced by ototoxic drugs, such as cisplatin and gentamicin, are among the most common causes of hearing loss, dizziness and tinnitus. Clinically, no drug is available to treat the hair cell loss...
- CHILDREN AT RISK: HIGH FIELD MRI OF STIMULANT EFFECTSCarl Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2007..the experience of one of the following behavioral signs after the first inhaled cigarette: increased relaxation, dizziness, and/or nausea (DiFranza et al., 2004)...
- WEARABLE ARTIFICAL LABYRINTH IN MOTION SICKNESS/VERTIGOWESLEY KRUEGER; Fiscal Year: 2000..goal is to show feasibility for developing a wearable "artificial labyrinth" which provides patients with dizziness information about movement by maintaining a level horizon in a visual display...
- VESTIBULOOCULAR FUNCTION IN NEUROOTOLOGICAL DISORDERSJoseph Furman; Fiscal Year: 1992..of establishing an otolith test relates to the long term objective of improved management of patients with dizziness and disequilibrium...
- ErbB receptor regulation of Vestibular SchwannomasJONI DOHERTY; Fiscal Year: 2009..schwannomas (also called acoustic neuromas) are benign tumors of the balance nerve, that can cause hearing loss, dizziness, and facial weakness. Treatment is limited to surgery or radiation...
- Visual Feedback Goggle for Positional Vertigo TreatmentPHILIP ANTHONY; Fiscal Year: 2006unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dizziness is the most common reason for a visit to a primary care physician among the 65 and older patient population...
- NOVEL PHARMACOLOGICAL APPROACHES TO TREAT ANAL DISEASEThomas Parks; Fiscal Year: 1999..effectiveness of topical nitrate therapy is limited by systemic side effects such as headache, hypotension, and dizziness. The goal of this proposal is to pharmacologically enhance the potency of locally applied NTG to reduce anal ..
- Development of semicircular canal prostheses for studies of vestibular plasticityDANIEL MERFELD; Fiscal Year: 2009Over 90 million Americans (>40%) will seek medical attention for dizziness or some other balance disorder sometime in their life...
- Comprehensive Positioning Management SystemJohn Epley; Fiscal Year: 2006..b>Dizziness and balance disorders are among the most common problems in US healthcare, with 6...
- Neurophysiology Studies Electrical Stimulation For Vestibular NerveJames Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2011..vestibular nerve, which can provide patient benefit during transient attacks of irregular activity leading to dizziness and/or act as a component of a balance prosthesis...
- Neurophysiology Studies Electrical Stimulation For Vestibular NerveJames Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2010..vestibular nerve, which can provide patient benefit during transient attacks of irregular activity leading to dizziness and/or act as a component of a balance prosthesis...
- DIZZINESS IN OLDER PEOPLEPhyllis Jean Linton; Fiscal Year: 2006..We will manipulate conditions such that we may induce young cells to "age" (i.e., increased longevity) and vice versa, and determine if these manipulations induce alterations in antigen specific function (i.e., IL-2 production). ..
- Stimulus-Evoked Vestibular Evaluation SystemJohn Epley; Fiscal Year: 2004..detecting and analyzing sound/pressure-evoked manifestations (Tullio/Hennebert phenomena) of conditions causing dizziness or imbalance for application at medical facilities...
- VISUALLY INDUCED IMBALANCE IN VESTIBULAR PATIENTSCHRISTINE RYCEWICZ; Fiscal Year: 1993A large proportion of patients with vestibular disorders report that their symptoms of imbalance, dizziness and motion sickness are exacerbated by visual environments containing moving visual stimuli such as shopping malls or ..
- STRATEGIES TO REDUCE DIZZINESS IN OLDER ADULTSJANET HELMINSKI; Fiscal Year: 2000DESCRIPTION:(adapted from applicant's abstract) Dizziness is the most common presenting complaint of ambulatory care patients aged 75 years and older...
- Gene Expression and Diagnosis of Autoimmune DiseaseThomas Aune; Fiscal Year: 2003..can be typical of other conditions and quite vague, such as musculoskeletal complaints and pain, headaches or dizziness. No available blood test can accurately exclude the possibility of an autoimmune disease in a subject with these ..
- Adaptation to controlled vestibular stimulationDANIEL MERFELD; Fiscal Year: 2005Over 90 million Americans (greater than 40 percent) will seek medical attention for dizziness or some other balance disorder sometime in their life...
- Nystagmus-Based Repositioning System - Vestibular Disor.John Epley; Fiscal Year: 2006..b>Dizziness and balance disorders are common problems, with 6...
- T'AI CHI FOR BALANCE DISORDERSTimothy Hain; Fiscal Year: 1993..Prospective subjects will undergo a set of pre-training assessment instruments including a Dizziness Handicap Inventory (Jacobson et al, 1990), a falls self-report questionnaire, the Duke Mobility Skills Protocol, ..
- Neurotransmission at the vestibular calyx synapseKATHERINE RENNIE; Fiscal Year: 2007..b>Dizziness is one of the most common medical complaints...
- Genetic basis for gravity receptor dysfunction in miceSherri M Jones; Fiscal Year: 20103.4% of the US adult population, or 6.2 million individuals, experience chronic dizziness and/or imbalance. While the prevalence of these conditions is greater among older adults, balance problems can occur at any age...
- SCREENING VESTIBULAR FUNCTION USING EVOKED POTENTIALSSHERRI JONES; Fiscal Year: 2001..gained will serve as a basis for future research ultimately leading to a better understanding of vestibular ontogeny, genetics of vestibular impairment and better diagnosis and treatment of dizziness in humans.
- VESTIBULAR CLINICAL AND BASIC RESEARCH PROJECT CENTERVicente Honrubia; Fiscal Year: 2001..Results of these experiments have potential theoretical and practical value for the management of patients suffering from dizziness and dysequilibrium due to inner ear lesions as well as sensorineural disorders.
- Building a New Model for Diagnosis of ED Dizzy PatientsDavid Newman Toker; Fiscal Year: 2007..of our proposed research is to improve diagnosis of patients presenting to the Emergency Department [ED] with dizziness, some of whom are misdiagnosed with potentiallygrave medical consequences...
- VIRTUAL REALITY IN BALANCE DISORDERSSusan Whitney; Fiscal Year: 2007..The data derived from the above three goals will help direct a randomized clinical trial that will assist in determining if virtual reality is an effective method of intervention with persons with vestibular dysfunction. ..