October 18, 2019
Explaining BPPV To The Public
Learn the pathophysiology of BPPV and how we treat it. These little calcium carbonate crystals (otoconia) cause a lot of frustration, but understanding what they are and how they cause vertigo is an important part of the battle. The specific type of nystagmus (eye flickering) which we observe via an infrared camera inside wearable goggles, provides us with information regarding which ear and which semicircular canal is affected.