Utility Measures of Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients Treated for Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo.

Conclusions: Utilities as measured through the UMAA seem sensitive to changes in HRQoL after treatment of BPPV. Since the UMAA can be used to measure patient preference (i.e., utility), it may be useful for comparison of specific audiologic conditions, such as BPPV, to nonaudiologic conditions, such as cardiovascular disease and kidney disease.

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