The team approach to treatment of the dizzy patient

Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 1992 Aug;73(8):703-8.


This report describes how a rehabilitation team treats dizziness and vestibular disorders. Team members include a nurse, physician, audiologist, physical therapist, occupational therapist, and a research scientist. Although unusual, this multidisciplinary approach, involving a close-knit group of professionals, is of great benefit in the treatment of vestibular and balance disorders.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Audiometry / methods
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Nursing Assessment
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Patient Care Team*
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Therapy Modalities
  • Research
  • Vertigo / nursing
  • Vertigo / therapy*
  • Vestibular Diseases / therapy
  • Vestibular Function Tests