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Guided and unguided internet-based vestibular rehabilitation versus usual care for dizzy adults of 50 years and older: a protocol for a three-armed randomised trial.

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Dizziness is a common symptom in general practice with a high prevalence among older adults. The most common cause of dizziness in general practice is peripheral vestibular disease. Vestibular rehabilitation (VR) is a safe and effective treatment for peripheral vestibular disease that entails specific exercises to maximise the central nervous system compensation for the effects of vestibular pathology. An internet-based VR intervention has recently been shown to be s...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015479

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0000-0002-2746-4820
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0000-0001-6639-6050
Bosmans, JE More by this author
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BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
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BMJ Open Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
1
Pages:
e015479
Publication date:
2017-01-05
Acceptance date:
2016-12-21
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EISSN:
2044-6055
ISSN:
2044-6055
Pubs id:
pubs:694290
URN:
uri:69c4aa00-2bee-416e-ac75-e0e58935d161
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uuid:69c4aa00-2bee-416e-ac75-e0e58935d161
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pubs:694290

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