Outcome measures for assessment of treatment of the dizzy and balance disorder patient.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

There are a variety of measurement tools available for assessing the treatment outcomes for patients with dizziness and imbalance. Some of these tools, however, may not be appropriate or valid for the patients in question. In this article, the various outcome measures are described and evaluated in terms of their reliability, validity, and sensitivity. There is no clearly superior outcome measure at this time, and the choice of the measurement tool depends on the patient and the aims of the treatment.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Clendaniel, RA

Published Date

  • June 2000

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 33 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 519 - 533

PubMed ID

  • 10815035

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0030-6665

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0030-6665(05)70225-5


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States