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Nasal Irrigation with Hypertonic Saline Gives Better Symptom Relief than Isotonic Saline in Children with Allergic Rhinitis

Hypertonic saline nasal irritation (HSNI) improved the nasal symptoms significantly as compared to the isotonic saline nasal irrigation (ISNI) in...

23 Jan, 2019

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High Prevalence of Inspiratory Muscle Weakness in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients

Inspiratory muscle weakness was highly prevalent in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), which depended on the severity of...

21 Jan, 2019

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Chronic Sinusitis Increases the Risk of Early Hospital Readmissions in Asthma and COPD

A retrospective study which evaluated the association between chronic rhinitis (CR) and hospital readmissions in patients of asthma and chronic...

21 Jan, 2019

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Novel Exhalation Delivery System with Fluticasone Offers Clinical Benefits in Chronic Rhinosinusitis with Nasal Polyps

An exhalation delivery system with fluticasone (EDS-FLU) was assessed in this randomized controlled trial in patients with moderate to severe...

18 Jan, 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...


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

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...

Key Trials

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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What type of nasal packing do you prefer if direct pressure and silver nitrate cautery fail?
Gauze ribbons
18% (2 votes)
Nasal foam tampons (eg. Merocel, Rhino Rocket)
55% (6 votes)
Nasal balloon tampons (eg. Rapid Rhino)
27% (3 votes)
Total votes: 11