Patient Report Definition

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Patient is seen in physical therapy with a diagnosis of vertigo. Patient reports for about nine years now he occasionally has dizziness, also sometimes describes it as it feels like somebody has just pushed him and he is falling, when really he is not. Reports that only lasts for a few seconds but then he feels dizzy, or otherwise, bad for few minutes. Does describe that usually he gets a headache or pressure on the head afterwards. Patient reports he continues to play handball, be active, and work. Does not find a strong link between when this is triggered or activity like handball does not particularly bring it on, moving through crowds or optically stimulating environments does not really change his symptoms, sometimes it