Compliance and efficacy of saline irrigation in pediatric chronic rhinosinusitis.

@article{Hong2014ComplianceAE,
  title={Compliance and efficacy of saline irrigation in pediatric chronic rhinosinusitis.},
  author={Sang Duk Hong and Joon Ho Kim and Hyo Yeol Kim and Min-Seok Jang and H J Dhong and Seung-Kyu Chung},
  journal={Auris, nasus, larynx},
  year={2014},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={46-9}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to evaluate compliance with and effectiveness of nasal irrigation in children with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) and to assess its clinical course. METHODS Seventy-seven children with refractory CRS resistant to medical treatment including antibiotics and nasal corticosteroids were included. We evaluated patients' nasal symptom and Lund Mackay CT scores at baseline. All patients were educated about nasal irrigation and encouraged to perform nasal… CONTINUE READING