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Binaural Sound Therapy for Tinnitus Treatment: A Psychometri...
Am J Otolaryngol.

MT should be applied with caution since it could be worsening the tinnitus sufferer condition. On the other hand,...

23 Sep 2021

Growth After Adenotonsillectomy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea:...
Laryngoscope.

AT compared to WW is not associated with an increased risk of excessive weight gain. Otolaryngologists should be...

23 Sep 2021

Excising or Preserving Perforation Margins in Endoscopic Tra...
Clin Otolaryngol.

Endoscopic, transtympanic cartilage underlay myringoplasty with preservation of the perforation margins did not...

21 Sep 2021

Benefits of Cochlear Implantation in Childhood Unilateral He...
Laryngoscope.

This study demonstrates that children with UHL significantly benefit from cochlear implantation.

21 Sep 2021

Patient Education

Simple Tips to Avoid Triggers Causing Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis (AR) is a common disease worldwide. In India, around 20-30% of allergic individuals have allergic rhinitis. However, those with AR...

Maintaining Respiratory Hygiene: Cough and Sneeze Etiquettes

Respiratory hygiene is an infection prevention measure to decrease the transmission of respiratory illness like influenza, RSV, whooping cough or com...

Nasal Allergy

This input gives a brief on symptoms, triggers and complications of nasal allergy. Correct usage of nasal spray is also explained.  

Allergic Rhinitis

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

Our Publications

Billargic (Bilastine Oral Solution) Monograph

Bilastine is used in management of Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis and Urticaria. Tested and trusted World wide by 104 countries. It is approved by...

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...

Key Trials

Nasal Response to Allergen Challenge Post 1 Year of Discontinuation in Allergic Rhinitis

Sublingual grass pollen immunotherapy for 2 years did not result in any significant improvements in nasal response to allergen challenge after 1...

Superiority of Fluticasone Propionate over Levocetirizine in Treatment of Allergic Rhinitis

Fluticasone nasal steroidal spray (FNSS) was associated with a rapid relief of clinical symptoms within 2 days as compared to 1 week with...

Nasal Irrigation with 0.9% Saline Effective and Safe as an Adjunct Therapy in Allergic Rhinitis

Nasal irrigation with 0.9% saline along with intranasal corticosteroid (INS) and antihistamine demonstrated greater improvements in the symptoms as...

Afebrile Infants with Acute Otitis Media have Low Incidence of Invasive Bacterial Infections

Afebrile infants with acute otitis media (AOM) have a low incidence of invasive bacterial infections and adverse events. Outpatient management of...

Slide Library

Co-morbidities of Allergic Rhinitis in Children

Allergic rhinitis (AR) is an organ-specific manifestation of allergic disease. It is rarely found in isolation and frequently has numerous...

 
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Allergic Rhinitis – Myths and Facts

Allergic rhinitis (AR) is a very common disease with a steadily increasing prevalence. It has a significant impact on the quality of life with a...

 
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The Association Between Asthma and Allergic Rhinitis (Current Perspective)

Allergic rhinitis (AR) and asthma are both chronic heterogeneous disorders, with an overlapping epidemiology of prevalence, health care costs and...

 
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Newer Advances in Pharmacotherapy of Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis (AR) is considered as a major global health problem. Management of AR continues to revolve around allergen avoidance, medications...

 
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Poll

What type of nasal packing do you prefer if direct pressure and silver nitrate cautery fail?

Gauze ribbons
25% (4 votes)
Nasal foam tampons (eg. Merocel, Rhino Rocket)
50% (8 votes)
Nasal balloon tampons (eg. Rapid Rhino)
25% (4 votes)
Total votes: 16