A panel study to evaluate quality of life assessments in patients suffering from allergic rhinitis after treatment with a Chinese herbal nasal drop.

@article{Chui2010APS,
  title={A panel study to evaluate quality of life assessments in patients suffering from allergic rhinitis after treatment with a Chinese herbal nasal drop.},
  author={Shiu Hon Chui and Siu Lam Shek and Ming Yiu Fong and Yim Tong Szeto and Kelvin K.W. Chan},
  journal={Phytotherapy research : PTR},
  year={2010},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={609-13}
}
Allergic rhinitis impairs quality of life (QOL). To assess the changes in QOL of patients with perennial allergic rhinitis (PAR) after treatment with Allergic Rhinitis Nose Drops (ARND), 35 patients were divided into 2 groups in a randomized, double-blinded and placebo-controlled study, with a cross-over arrangement over 7 weeks, applying ARND or placebo. Group A (n = 20) started with ARND first for 2 weeks followed by a 3-week washout before placebo for the last 2 weeks, while Group B (n = 15… CONTINUE READING