Medical Updates

CDC: Guidance for Healthcare Professionals on Human Infections with 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

The CDC has developed clinical criteria for a 2019-nCoV patient under investigation (PUI). These criteria have been developed based on what is known...

29 Jan, 2020

 
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Single Postoperative Injection of Omalizumab More Effective Than Topical Steroids in Allergic Fungal Rhinosinusitis

A single post-operative injection of omalizumab after 2 weeks of endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) resulted in a significant control of symptoms and...

22 Jan, 2020

 
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Safety and Efficacy of Voriconazole in Chronic Invasive Fungal Rhinosinusitis

The results of the first ever study which compared the short-term outcomes of voriconazole, itraconazole and amphotericin B in the treatment of...

19 Dec, 2019

 
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Fat Plug Myringoplasty Might Have Comparable Outcomes as Conventional Myringoplasty in Cases with Tympanic Perforations

The audiological and surgical outcomes associated with fat plug myringoplasty (FPM) were comparable to conventional myringoplasty using temporalis...

06 Dec, 2019

 
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Patient Education

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...

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

Pharmacokinetic and Safety Analysis Support Bilastine Dose of 10 mg in Children Aged 6-11 Years with Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis and Urticaria

Treatment with bilastine 10 mg was effective and safe in children aged 6-11 years with allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and urticaria based on the post-...

In AR, Montelukast-Fexofenadine Offers Superior Efficacy at a Higher Cost than Montelukast-Levocetirizine

The montelukast-fexofenadine group had a significant decrease in the total nasal symptom score as compared to montelukast-levocetirizine group....

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...

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
29% (4 votes)
Nasal foam tampons (eg. Merocel, Rhino Rocket)
43% (6 votes)
Nasal balloon tampons (eg. Rapid Rhino)
29% (4 votes)
Total votes: 14