Patients living with: BPPV (Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo)

Data highlights from the Invitae Patient Insights Network

Who are we?

Who Are We?

Patients: 111 Ages: <1 to >60

Male
19% Male
Female
81% Female

Impact on our lives

iImpact On Our Lives

Frequent doctor visits

43% 2 - 6 times a year
29% 1 or more times per week

Major episodes of care

been to the ER
67% been to the ER
been admitted to hospital
30% been admitted to hospital
had surgery
3% had surgery

A combination of treatments

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Over-the-counter supplements, vitamins, herbs, remedies 31% Prescription medication 25% Special diet/nutrition 19%

Getting diagnosed

Getting diagnosed

Initial symptoms

Initial Symptoms
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Change in activity levels

Average age at diagnosis

Average Age at Diagnosis
43 Year(s) old
5 >60
Youngest AGE RANGE Oldest

Extensive testing

  • OtherOther
  • Physical examinationPhysical examination
  • Blood testsBlood tests
  • Family historyFamily history
  • Medical historyMedical history

Different types of tests

Different Types of Tests
12

Diagnosing specialty

  • Ears, Nose, Throat Surgeon
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Neurology

Patients everywhere are eager to help find better treatments

Better Treatments

81% want to be contacted about trials

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