Medical Updates

Positive Correlation Between Chronic Sphenoid Rhinosinusitis and Community Acquired Pneumonia

Chronic sphenoid rhinosinusitis was found to be associated with community acquired pneumonia (CAP) as per the findings of a retrospective chart...

21 Aug, 2019

 
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Transcanal Endoscopic vs Standard Microscopic Assisted Tympanoplasty in Chronic Otitis Media

The findings of a comparative study of transcanal endoscopic tympanoplasty and the standard microscopic assisted tympanoplasty demonstrated similar...

13 Aug, 2019

 
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Supplementation with a Novel Multicomponent Nutraceutical was Effective and Safe in Children with Allergic Rhinitis

Prolonged supplementation with a novel oral nutraceutical, containing Perilla, quercetin, and Vitamin D3 was found to be safe and effective in...

25 Jul, 2019

 
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Nasal Cellular Epigenome – Biomarker of Asthma, Allergy and Airway Inflammation in Children

The findings of a recent study highlighted that nasal cellular epigenome was a sensitive biomarker of asthma, allergy and airway inflammation. The...

23 Jul, 2019

 
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Patient Education

Allergic Rhinitis

This document aims to help patients understand the triggers, causes and management options for allergic rhinitis; and also differentiate a common col...

Sinusitis

This article aims to help patients understand the triggers, causes and complications associated with sinusitis. It also highlights the treatment opti...

Our Publications

Intranasal Steroids for Allergic Rhinitis: A Guide for Practitioners

The booklet addresses common queries on the role of intranasal steroids (INCS) in management of allergic rhinitis.

Comprehensive Guide on the Use of Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine (Nasovac-S)

Influenza, one of the most common infectious diseases, is an acute respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. A country like India, apart from...

Allergic Rhinitis- From Beginning to End

Allergic rhinitis is a very common disorder that affects people of all ages, however, peaking inthe teenage years. Considered innocuous, it is...

Allergy Express: Issue 3

This latest issue of Allergy Express, focuses on the risks of developing allergies in children during the early years of life. It discusses the use...

Key Trials

Bilastine Safe in Elderly Patients with Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis and/or Urticaria

Treatment with bilastine 20 mg was safe in elderly patients with allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and/or urticaria with a low incidence of treatment...

Intranasal Spray Containing Azelastine Hydrochloride and Fluticasone Propionate Offers Rapid Symptom Relief in Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

The combined intranasal formulation containing azelastine hydrochloride (AZE) and fluticasone propionate (FP) was superior to AZE in offering rapid...

Bilastine Effective and Safe in Perennial Allergic Rhinitis: A Japanese Phase 3 Study

Treatment with bilastine 20 mg once daily for 2 weeks was effective and well tolerated by patients with perennial allergic rhinitis (PAR) and was ...

Self-Prepared Hypertonic Nasal Saline Irrigation Alleviates Nasal Congestion and Improves Quality of Life in Allergic Rhinitis

Regular use of 1.8% self-prepared hypertonic nasal saline irrigation (1.8% SPHNSI) for 4 weeks is safe in patients with allergic rhinitis. 1.8%...

Slide Library

Allergic Rhinitis and Asthma: Is there a Link?

This presentation gives an overview of the link between allergic rhinitis and asthma, with results from a large scale survey (CARAS) determining the...

 
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Management of Mucormycosis in ENT Practice

Mucormycosis are the group of invasive infection caused by filamentous fungi of the Mucoraceae family. This slide set enumerates prevalence,...

 
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Montelukast in Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis is considered as a major global health problem and is classified into two categories based on the frequency of symptoms: seasonal...

 
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The Seasonal Flu-Influenza

With the ongoing cases of H1N1 influenza (aka swine flu) around the globe, seasonal flu has a tendency to be overlooked. However, seasonal influenza...

 
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Poll

What type of nasal packing do you prefer if direct pressure and silver nitrate cautery fail?
Gauze ribbons
23% (3 votes)
Nasal foam tampons (eg. Merocel, Rhino Rocket)
46% (6 votes)
Nasal balloon tampons (eg. Rapid Rhino)
31% (4 votes)
Total votes: 13