Rate and predictors of serious neurologic causes of dizziness in the emergency department Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Central Nervous System Diseases
  • Dizziness
  • Emergency Service, Hospital

abstract

  • Dizziness in the ED is generally benign, although a substantial fraction of patients harbor serious neurologic disease. Clinical suspicion should be heightened for patients with advanced age, imbalance, or focal deficits.

publication date

  • November 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3541873

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.mayocp.2012.05.023

PubMed ID

  • 23063099

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1080

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 87

number

  • 11