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ALLMedicine™ Acute Sinusitis Center

Research & Reviews  167 results

Chronic Sinusitis

Jan 19th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Chronic sinusitis is an inflammatory process involving the paranasal sinus and persisting for at least 12 weeks. Because nasal airway inflammation usually accompanies chronic sinusitis and rhinitis symptoms precede it, the term...

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...

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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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Comparison of Balloon Sinuplasty In-Office Versus Medical Management for Recurrent Acute Sinusitis Patients (CABERNET)

Mar 11th, 2019 - This post-market study aims to compare health outcomes for Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis (RARS) patients treated with balloon sinus dilation (BSD) versus medical management alone.

Efficacy of Azithromycin Prophylaxis in Preventing Recurrent Acute Sinusitis in Children

Mar 16th, 2016 - A Prospective, Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo Controlled Trial of azithromycin in preventing recurrent acute sinusitis in children

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...

Guidelines for Acute Sinusitis

May 20th, 2008 - Context: Bacterial infections of the paranasal sinuses are an important cause of morbidity in children. However, these infections may be difficult to distinguish from viral upper respiratory infections. Consequently, children with viral upper resp...

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News  46 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...

The powerful virus inflammatory response
Michael E. Pichichero, MD

Nov 26th, 2018 - Inflammation is a double-edged sword. Controlled and modest proinflammatory responses can enhance host immunity against viruses and decrease bacterial colonization and infection, whereas excessive uncontrolled proinflammatory responses may increas.

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...

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