Impact of pulsatile nasal irrigation on the prognosis of functional endoscopic sinus surgery.

  title={Impact of pulsatile nasal irrigation on the prognosis of functional endoscopic sinus surgery.},
  author={Kai-Li Liang and Mao-Chang Su and H Tseng and Rong-San Jiang},
  journal={Journal of otolaryngology - head & neck surgery = Le Journal d'oto-rhino-laryngologie et de chirurgie cervico-faciale},
  volume={37 2},
OBJECTIVES Nasal irrigation is a popular adjunctive therapy after sinonasal surgery. The objective of this study was to determine the efficacy of nasal irrigation after functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS). METHODS Patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) who underwent FESS were enrolled. The preoperative computed tomography (CT) Lund-Mackay staging, Lund symptom, and endoscopy scores were assessed. All patients received postoperative endoscopic débridement and medical treatment and… CONTINUE READING


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