• Web-based system shown to be effective in diagnosing, treating vertigo

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    A web-based system for the diagnosis and treatment of recurrent benign paroxysmal positional vertigo was shown to be effective, researchers reported in JAMA Neurology.
    “Dizziness/vertigo is the third most common symptom prompting emergency department visits, accounting for 3.5% to 11% of total emergency department visits, with an annual cost estimated at $3.9 million in the U.S. in 2011,” Hyo-Jung Kim, PhD, of Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, and colleagues wrote.
    According to Kim and colleagues, benign paroxysmal positional vertigo is the most common cause of
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