Dizziness is a common presenting complaint among older patients in primary care. A thorough examination and history can identify the type of dizziness and point to a specific differential diagnosis. Vertigo, presyncope, dysequilibrium, and non-specific dizziness are associated with a variety of underlying causes, each with specific treatment options.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 1 2003|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Geriatrics and Gerontology