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Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
Mary K. Farrell, PT, MS, NCS, GCS
Clinical Question: Is the canalith repositioning procedure effective in treating patients who present with PC-BPPV? Population: Male and female patients greater than 18 years of age with PC-BPPV diagnosed based on a positive Dix-Hallpike and subjective reports of positional vertigo with symptoms of an acute or chronic stage. Intervention: The canalith repositioning procedure. Comparison: No treatment or placebo. Outcome measures: The Dix-Hallpike test and subjective reports of positional vertigo symptoms.
Kjorstad, Jolene M. and Okamoto, Crystal K., "The Efficacy of the Canalith Repositioning Procedure for the Treatment of Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo" (2007). School of Physical Therapy. 59.