Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo: analysis of 44 cases treated by the canalith repositioning procedure of Epley

Am J Otol. 1994 May;15(3):321-6.


Between September 1987 and February 1993, the authors treated 44 consecutive cases of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo with the canalith repositioning procedure of Epley. The authors report a success rate of 87.7 percent using this treatment technique. Clinical observations and case reports are presented.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Female
  • Functional Laterality
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mastoid
  • Middle Aged
  • Nystagmus, Pathologic
  • Posture*
  • Vertigo / therapy*