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Dizziness in the Elderly

Larry E. Davis

in Clinical Neurology of Aging

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9780195369298
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199323012 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195369298.003.0032
Dizziness in the Elderly

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Chapter 32 discusses the components of normal balance, explores why the prevalence of dizziness increases with age, and covers the major causes of dizziness and their management options. The chapter assumes that the practitioner does not have a comprehensive vestibular clinical laboratory easily available.

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Subjects: Neurology

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