Posterior Canal - BPPV: Epley and Semont maneuvers

Identifier PC-BPPV
Title Posterior Canal - BPPV: Epley and Semont maneuvers
Subject Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo; BPPV; Posterior Canal; Epley Canalith Repositioning Maneuver - CRP; Semont Maneuver; Exam; Examination
Creator Daniel R. Gold, DO, Departments of Neurology, Ophthalmology, Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Co-Authors: Laura Morris, PT, NCS, Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare; Michael C Schubert PT, PhD, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Departments of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Amir Kheradmand MD, Departments of Neurology, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Description Epley/canalith repositioning maneuver (CRP) To treat right posterior canal (PC)-BPPV (each position maintained for at least 30 seconds or until nystagmus and/or vertigo cease): • First the patient is placed in the long-sitting position • The head is rotated 45 degrees to the right • Then the patient is lowered quickly into the supine position with the head in 30 degrees of cervical extension • Then the patient's head is 90 degrees to the left • The patient is rolled into a left-side lying position with the head maintained in 45 degrees of rotation to the left so that the head is facing the floor • Then the patient sits up slowly with the head still facing down towards the floor and rotated 45 degrees to the left • Slowly, the head is moved back to neutral Semont maneuver To treat right posterior canal (PC)-BPPV: • The patient is placed in a seated position on the treatment table • The head is turned 45 degrees to the left • The patient is quickly brought into a right side-lying position which is maintained for 1 minute • The patient is then guided quickly from right to left side-lying positions within 1.5 seconds without stopping in the center • The head is maintained in 45 degrees of leftward rotation so that the head is facing the ground and this is position is held for 1 minute • The patient is guided into a seated position slowly with the head maintained in 45 degrees of leftward rotation • The head is moved slowly back to neutral
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Image/MovingImage
Format video/mp4
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File Name PC-BPPV
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6tt80ns
Setname ehsl_novel_novel
Date Created 2016-03-14
Date Modified 2018-05-07
ID 187680
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/details?id=187680
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