Info for Dizzy Patients

Info for Dizzy Patients

Patient instructions before vestibular testing (VNG)

These instructions should be followed before vestibular testing. If not sure contact the test facility

Balance and dizziness questionnaires

The balance and dizziness questionnaires are standardized and internationally recognised. It is advisable to complete in your most comfortable language. The two questionnaires on the left are in English and the two on the right in Afrikaans.

Balance and dizziness examination

The balance and dizziness examination consists of different tests that will help to make a diagnosis. These tests should not be seen in isolation but are all part of a battery of tests that look at different parts of the vestibular system. It should be interpreted in conjunction with a comprehensive case history and meticulous clinical examination. Explanation of the tests.