In the previous blog we had discussed about the various causes responsible for vertigo, one such cause mentioned their was BPPV ( Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo ) , now in this blog we will discuss about the two different physical approaches used to treat BPPV induced Vertigo.
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Video for Right Epley Maneuver
Video for Left Epley Maneuver
Epley maneuver is also sometimes called as Canalith Repositioning Maneuver or CRP, is a series of head movements or exercises used in BPPV in order to dislodge the crystal debris (canaliths) so that they don’t settle in the sensitive parts of the inner ear.
Epley’s Maneuver is not appropriate gor people with cervical spine problems or pathologies and also in case of severe vertigo.
Epley’s Maneuver steps to perform is shown below
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These are the set of different positioning exercises adopted to treat BPPV induced Vertigo.
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Video for Brandt-Daroff Exercise
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