Long-term follow-up of children after submucosal diathermy to the inferior turbinate for rhinitis.


BACKGROUND There is currently poor evidence base to support turbinate surgery in children. Submucosal diathermy (SMD) is a day case procedure offered to children who have refractory rhinitis. There is currently no well-defined population who will benefit from this procedure. The Glasgow Children's Benefit Inventory (GCBI) is a validated questionnaire that… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2010.12.013


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