CE/CME No: CR-1310
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• Describe the pathophysiology of Ménière’s disease, as it is currently understood.
• Discuss the triad of symptoms that should prompt suspicion for Ménière’s disease in a primary care patient.
• List the diagnostic criteria for “definite” Ménière’s disease, as defined by the American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery.
• Review pharmacologic management, intratympanic injection and other nonoperative therapies, and surgical treatment for Ménière’s disease.
Tamera Pearson is an Associate Professor in the School of Nursing at Western Carolina University.
The author has no significant financial relationships to disclose.
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