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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Hamann, KF 
Title:
Benign paroxysmal positioning vertigo: a disease explainable by inner ear mechanics. 
Abstract:
Many arguments give evidence that benign paroxysmal positioning vertigo, one of the most frequent kinds of vertigo, can be reduced to mechanical processes in the vestibular part of the labyrinth. Based on the assumption that otoliths have departed from their normally fixed position in the otolithic membrane and travel in the semicircular canals, clinical observations find their explanation. Latency between the onset of a head movement and the beginning of the vertiginous sensation, its duration...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 
Year:
2006 
Journal volume:
68 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
329-33 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0301-1569 
TUM Institution:
Hals-, Nasen-, Ohrenklinik und Poliklinik