Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 521475, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/521475
Research Article

A Randomized Trial of Chinese Diaoshi Jifa on Treatment of Dizziness in Meniere’s Disease

1Department of Neurology, Xuan Wu Hospital of Capital Medical University, Beijing 100053, China
2Department of Neurosurgery, Xuan Wu Hospital of Capital Medical University, Beijing 100053, China
3Evidence-Based Medicine Center, Xuan Wu Hospital of Capital Medical University, Beijing 100053, China
4Department of Neurology, Wangjing Hospital, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Beijing 100102, China
5Department of Neurological Surgery, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA

Received 6 February 2014; Revised 2 April 2014; Accepted 7 April 2014; Published 18 May 2014

Academic Editor: Vernon A. Barnes

Copyright © 2014 Yong-Xin Sun et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. E. M. Monsell, “New and revised reporting guidelines from the Committee on Hearing and equilibrium,” Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, vol. 113, pp. 176–178, 1995. View at Google Scholar
  2. M. Kato, M. Sugiura, M. Shimono, T. Yoshida, H. Otake, K. Kato et al., “Endolymphatic hydrops revealed by magnetic resonance imaging in patients with atypical Meniere's disease,” Acta Oto-laryngologica, vol. 133, no. 2, pp. 123–129, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  3. I. Syed and C. Aldren, “Meniere's disease: an evidence based approach to assessment and management,” International Journal of Clinical Practice, vol. 66, no. 2, pp. 166–170, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. Q. Dong, “Diaoshi Jifa and Dizziness,” China Healthcare & Nutrition, vol. 8, pp. 120–121, 2009. View at Google Scholar
  5. E. M. Monsell, “Committee on Hearing and Equilibrium guidelines for the diagnosis and evaluation of therapy in Meniere's disease,” Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, vol. 113, no. 3, pp. 181–185, 1995. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. G. P. Jacobson and C. W. Newman, “The development of the dizziness handicap inventory,” Archives of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, vol. 116, no. 4, pp. 424–427, 1990. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. J. Treleaven, “Dizziness handicap inventory (DHI),” Australian Journal of Physiotherapy, vol. 52, no. 1, article 67, 2006. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. W. P. R. Gibson, “Hypothetical mechanism for vertigo in meniere's disease,” Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, vol. 43, no. 5, pp. 1019–1027, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. S. S. Da Costa, L. C. A. De Sousa, and M. R. De Toledo Piza, “Meniere's disease: overview, epidemiology, and natural history,” Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 455–495, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. M. M. Ganança, H. H. Caovilla, M. S. L. Munhoz et al., “Optimizing the pharmacological component of integrated balance therapy,” Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology, vol. 73, no. 1, pp. 12–18, 2007. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. P. Wu, H. Wang, and Z. Wu, “The assessment of anxiety and depression state in Meniere's disease patients,” Lin Chuang Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi, vol. 26, pp. 516–518, 2012. View at Google Scholar
  12. S. E. Kirby and L. Yardley, “Understanding psychological distress in Ménière's disease: a systematic review,” Psychology, Health and Medicine, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 257–273, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus