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Short‐term Oral Steroids Significantly Improves Chronic Rhin...
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Short‐term oral prednisolone significantly improved all three clinical measures of disease in CRSsNP patients and...

05 Mar 2021

Recurrent Vestibulopathy: Are cVEMP, oVEMP and Inner Ear MRI...
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol.

Concerning cVEMP, we observed no significant differences between VM, vMD and MD. However, we observed higher oVEMP...

04 Mar 2021

Otological Assessment in Head Injury Patients: A Prospective...
Indian J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg.

In patients with head injury coordination between the trauma-surgeon, neurosurgeon and otologist is must to improve...

03 Mar 2021

Prognostic Value of Olfactory Evoked Potentials in Patients...
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol.

Our study shows that duration of OD, initial threshold, and latency of N1 in oERPs were associated with olfactory...

02 Mar 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

Fluticasone + Azelastine Nasal Spray Provides Significant Symptom Relief in Allergic Rhinitis

The fluticasone propionate and azelastine hydrochloride combination nasal spray was clinically more effective in suppressing allergic rhinitis (AR)...

Benefits of Adding Leukotriene Receptor Antagonist to Anti-Histamine in Allergic Rhinitis

The antihistamine-leukotriene receptor antagonist (AH-LTRA) combination therapy resulted in greater beneficial effects on composite nasal symptoms,...

Nasal Saline Irrigation Safe and Effective in Children with Allergic Rhinitis and Asthma

Bronchial hyperresponsiveness, asthma control status and quality of life improved after 12 weeks treatment with nasal saline irrigation (NSI) in...

Efficacy and Safety of Omalizumab in Chronic Rhinosinusitis with Nasal Polyps

Treatment with omalizumab resulted in significant improvements in endoscopic, clinical, and patient-reported outcomes in severe chronic...

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
27% (4 votes)
Nasal foam tampons (eg. Merocel, Rhino Rocket)
47% (7 votes)
Nasal balloon tampons (eg. Rapid Rhino)
27% (4 votes)
Total votes: 15