Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)

Course: #2166Level: Intermediate1 Hour 857 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

This course provides a review of the current research related to the assessment and treatment of BPPV. Assessment and treatment focuses on all three semi-circular canals.

Course created on April 23, 2015

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Course Type: Recorded Webinar

CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/1.0; AL/1.0; AR/1.0; AZ/1.0; CA/1.0; CO/1.0; CT/1.0; DE/1.0; GA/1.0; HI/1.0; IA/1.0; ID/1.0; IL/1.0; IN/1.0; KS/1.0; KY/1.0 Category 2; MA/1.0; ME/1.0; MI/1.0; MO/1.0; MS/1.0; MT/1.0; NC/1.0; ND/1.0; NE/1.0; NH/1.0; NY/1.0; OR/1.0; PA/1.0; RI/1.0; SC/1.0; SD/1.0; TN/1.0; UT/1.0; VA/1.0; VT/1.0; WA/1.0; WI/1.0; WY/1.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to correctly describe each example of how to perform a positional test for the posterior, anterior and horizontal semi-circular canals.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to accurately list each treatment maneuver for BPPV of the posterior, anterior and horizontal semi-circular canals.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able independently describe an example of how to modify a test position for posterior canal BPPV when limited by ROM or pain concerns.


0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-20 Minutes Assessment of the Posterior Canal
20-25 Minutes Assessment of the Anterior Canal
25-35 Minutes Assessment of the Horizontal Canal
35-50 Minutes Treatment Techniques for BPPV
50-55 Minutes Special Considerations for treating BPPV
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q & A


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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Karen Lambert has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Non-Financial: Karen Lambert was a member of the VEDGE task force (Vestibular Evaluation Database to Guide Effectiveness), Neurology Section of the American Physical Therapy Association.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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