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Table 1 Clinical diagnoses

From: Dizziness and benign paroxysmal positional vertigo among retirement home residents: a cross-sectional descriptive and interventional study

Primary diagnosis Number of patients Percentage of patients
Orthostatic dizziness 19 26,8%
Multifactorial dizziness 17 23,9%
BPPV 8 11,3%
Proprioceptive dizziness 3 4,2%
Vestibular migraine 3 4,2%
Cardiogenic dizziness 2 2,8%
Unilateral vestibulopathy 2 2,8%
Central vertigo 2 2,8%
Status post BPPV 2 2,8%
Bilateral vestibulopathy 1 1,4%
Psychogenic vertigo 1 1,4%
Meniere’s disease 1 1,4%
Unclear cause 10 14,1%