The purpose of this program is to inform nurses and physical therapists about vertigo, its causes and its treatment with medications and therapeutic exercises. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- Name five common causes of vertigo
- Name the most common medications to treat vertigo
- Describe three maneuvers to diagnose and treat vertigo
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses and physical therapists.
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com
. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com
and search for this topic title.