Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo in the Older AdultHorn, Linda B. PT, DScPT, MHS, NCSTopics in Geriatric Rehabilitation: July-September 2009 - Volume 25 - Issue 3 - p 231–243 doi: 10.1097/TGR.0b013e3181b02da6 Article Buy Abstract Author InformationAuthors Article MetricsMetrics Dizziness is a common problem in older adults. Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo is a common cause of vertigo, especially in older adults. Treatment can be effective and safe in this population. Rehabilitation Services Department, St Agnes Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland. Corresponding Author: Linda B. Horn, PT, DScPT, MHS, NCS, St Agnes Hospital, 900 S Caton Ave, Baltimore, MD 21229 (email@example.com). © 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.