Mildred Blonde

This is an OpenLabyrinth case.


Authors: David Topps, Chris Diamant, Janet Corral, Sarah Topps

Description: The Mildred Blonde Dizziness Case is designed to get learners thinking about how to approach a patient complaining of dizziness. Mildred is a 78 year old woman who is cheerful and friendly, despite giving vague answers to most of the questions that the she’s asked. The case gives students an opportunity to progress through various pathways, with some more direct than others.


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Licence: CC BY-NC-SA

Institution: University of Calgary


  • Vertigo diagnosis via focused history and exam
  • Effective treatment options
  • Role of medications, including those as causes