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Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccination Delays Onset and Lowers the Risk of First Acute Otitis Media Episode in Children

Pneumococcal conjugate vaccination (PCV) in infancy delayed the onset and reduced the risk of first acute otitis media (AOM) episode without...

26 Mar, 2019

 
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Microbial Ecology of Ethmoid Cavities and Their Involvement in Development of Nasal Polyposis

The findings of a recent French study highlighted the microbial ecology of the ethmoid cavities in the patients undergoing surgery for nasal...

22 Mar, 2019

 
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Signature Markers Distinct in Each Subtype of Chronic Rhinosinusitis

A recent study investigated various inflammatory mediators according to different nasal tissues in chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) and compared them...

20 Mar, 2019

 
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Montelukast Improves the Clinical Outcomes and Biomarkers in Patients with NARES and Asthma

Montelukast effectively reduced the nasal and ocular symptoms in patients with nonallergic rhinitis eosinophilic syndrome (NARES) and asthma,...

18 Mar, 2019

 
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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

Efficacy and Safety of Oral Ciprofloxacin in Management of External Bacterial Otitis

The present study evaluated the efficacy and safety of oral ciprofloxacin in the management of external bacterial otitis. The 10-day treatment with...

OSTRICH: A Short Course of Oral Steroid Treatment not Beneficial over Placebo for Treating Otitis Media with Effusion in Children

The OSTRICH trial found no benefits of short course of oral steroids over placebo for treating persistent otitis media with effusion in children.  

CARAS Survey: Co-existence of Allergic Rhinitis and Asthma in Indian Patients

The CARAS survey was conducted to assess the prevalence of allergic rhinitis in Indian asthmatic patients and to determine their inter-relationship...

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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H1N1 (Swine Flu): Overview

This presentation outlines the basics of influenza along with evolution of influenza virus and properties of pandemic influenza virus. It also...

 
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Poll

What type of nasal packing do you prefer if direct pressure and silver nitrate cautery fail?
Gauze ribbons
25% (3 votes)
Nasal foam tampons (eg. Merocel, Rhino Rocket)
50% (6 votes)
Nasal balloon tampons (eg. Rapid Rhino)
25% (3 votes)
Total votes: 12