1. Essential anatomy and functions of the balance system; 2. Symptoms and examination of the patient with vertigo and dizziness; 3. A single episode of prolonged dizziness; 4. Recurrent vertigo and dizziness; 5. Positional vertigo; 6. Chronic dizziness and unsteadiness; 7. Dizziness, imbalance and falls in the elderly; 8. Treatment of the dizzy patient.
This book provides essential information from neurology, otolaryngology and psychiatry to diagnose and treat dizzy patients, summarized by two world experts.
Adolfo Bronstein is a Clinical Professor in the Neuro-otology Unit within the Division of Brain Sciences, Imperial College London. Thomas Lempert is a Professor at the Charite University Hospital and in the Department of Neurology, Schlosspark-Klinik, Berlin.