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Research & Reviews  168 results

Acute Herpetic Nasopharyngitis in an Adult Patient: A Case Report and Literature Review.
The Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology; Kuo CC, Piccillo EM et. al.

Jan 8th, 2022 - To report a case of herpes virus-associated nasopharyngitis in an adult patient. The patient's medical record was reviewed for demographic and clinical data. For literature review, all case reports or other publications published in English litera...

Does de-implementation of low-value care impact the patient-clinician relationship? A m...
BMC Health Services Research; Rockwell MS, Michaels KC et. al.

Jan 8th, 2022 - The importance of reducing low-value care (LVC) is increasingly recognized, but the impact of de-implementation on the patient-clinician relationship is not well understood. This mixed-methods study explored the impact of LVC de-implementation on ...

Moraxella-dominated pediatric nasopharyngeal microbiota associate with upper respirator...
PloS One; McCauley KE, DeMuri G et. al.

Dec 29th, 2021 - Distinct bacterial upper airway microbiota structures have been described in pediatric populations, and relate to risk of respiratory viral infection and, exacerbations of asthma. We hypothesized that distinct nasopharyngeal (NP) microbiota struct...


Dec 1st, 2021 - Sinusitis is inflammation of the paranasal sinuses due to viral, bacterial, or fungal infections or allergic reactions. Symptoms include nasal obstruction and congestion, purulent rhinorrhea, and facial pain or pressure; sometimes malaise, headach...

High-Dose Amoxicillin/Clavulanate No Better than Standard Dose for Acute Sinusitis in A...
American Family Physician; Barry HC

Oct 16th, 2021 - High-Dose Amoxicillin/Clavulanate No Better than Standard Dose for Acute Sinusitis in Adults.|2021|Barry HC,|

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Drugs  86 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  9 results

Endoscopic Sinus Surgery in Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis

Sep 30th, 2020 - This is a randomized controlled trial. Patients suffering from recurrent acute sinusitis episodes will be randomly allocated to two groups: intervention group, where they will receive endoscopic sinus surgery in addition to medical treatment and c...

Alternative Antibiotic Regime in the Treatment of GAgP

Nov 2nd, 2018 - The American Academy of Periodontology and the European Federation of Periodontology were reported that patients with GAgP may have benefit from adjunctive administration of antibiotics. Antibiotics are used as an adjunct to nonsurgical treatment ...

Primary Care Clinician Commitments to Choosing Wisely®

May 6th, 2016 - Clinicians often make decisions about ordering low-value services in the midst of clinical encounters when their thinking can be rushed and susceptible to patient demands. This pragmatic trial examines the uptake and effects of shifting clinicians...

Treatment of Acute Sinusitis

Dec 28th, 2012 - The primary objective of this phase IV, randomized, placebo controlled clinical trial is to determine the incremental effect of amoxicillin treatment compared with symptomatic treatments on disease-related quality of life in adults with clinically...

Open-label Study of the Effects of Montelukast in Patients With Chronic Cough

Dec 21st, 2012 - Chronic cough is typically defined as cough that persists for longer than 8 weeks and is the most common presenting symptom in adults who seek medical treatment in an ambulatory setting. Prospective studies have shown that three conditions account...

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News  44 results

Quinolones FDA Label Changes Resulted in Prescribing Decline

Apr 22nd, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - A move by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2016 to remove systemic quinolones' indication for acute uncomplicated urinary tract infection, acute sinusitis, and acute exacerbation of COPD reduced, but didn't elimina...

Fast Five Quiz: Nasal Polyps Presentation and Diagnosis

Feb 6th, 2020 - How nasal polyps manifest is largely dependent on their size. Small polyps may be asymptomatic and identified only during routine examination when they are anterior to the anterior edge of the middle turbinate. Conversely, small polyps in areas wh...

Nearly 1 in 4 Antibiotic Rx Still Inappropriate in US

Jan 17th, 2019 - Almost one quarter (23.2%) of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions in the United States are inappropriate, according to an analysis of new diagnosis codes and insurance claims data from 19.2 million patients. "This study provides the most recent an...

NICE Allows Rethink on Primary Progressive MS Drug

Nov 2nd, 2018 - Multiple sclerosis charities have welcomed a decision by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) to delay final guidance that would have rejected a drug for treating a form of MS on cost grounds. Among other guidance from NICE...

Thinking of a Fluoroquinolone? Think Again

Jul 16th, 2018 - Hello. I am Sarah Kabbani, a medical officer with the Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Over the next few minutes, I will provide you with important information on fluoroquinolone prescribi...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →