REVIEW. Tests used to evaluate dizziness in primary care

Dros, Jacquelien; Maarsingh, Otto R.; van der Horst, Henriëtte E.; Bindels, Patrick J.; ter Riet, Gerben; van Weert, Henk C.
September 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 13, pE621
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "Tests used to evaluate dizziness in primary care," by Dr. Jacquelien Dros and colleagues which was published online at www.cmaj.ca. It focuses on a study regarding dizziness among patients in primary care. It mentions several diseases which cause dizziness including vertigo, presyncope, and disequilibrium. Furthermore, the nature of the diagnostic process for dizziness in primary care is discussed.


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