Atomized nasal douche vs nasal lavage in acute viral rhinitis.

  title={Atomized nasal douche vs nasal lavage in acute viral rhinitis.},
  author={D. Passali and V. Damiani and F. Pass{\`a}li and G. Passali and L. Bellussi},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  volume={131 9},
  • D. Passali, V. Damiani, +2 authors L. Bellussi
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery
  • OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy of the atomized nasal douche in the restoration of physiological nasal functions in patients affected by acute viral rhinosinusitis, when compared with nasal lavages with isotonic sodium chloride solution. DESIGN Randomized clinical trial. SETTING The ENT Department at the University of Siena Medical School. PATIENTS Two hundred patients affected by acute viral rhinosinusitis were included in the study. INTERVENTIONS Patients were randomly divided into… CONTINUE READING
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