Olfactory training is helpful in postinfectious olfactory loss: a randomized, controlled, multicenter study.

@article{Damm2014OlfactoryTI,
  title={Olfactory training is helpful in postinfectious olfactory loss: a randomized, controlled, multicenter study.},
  author={M. Damm and Louisa K Pikart and H. Reimann and S. Burkert and {\"O}. G{\"o}ktas and B. Haxel and S. Frey and Ioannis Charalampakis and A. Beule and B. Renner and T. Hummel and K. H{\"u}ttenbrink},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  year={2014},
  volume={124 4},
  pages={
          826-31
        }
}
  • M. Damm, Louisa K Pikart, +9 authors K. Hüttenbrink
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • The Laryngoscope
  • OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of olfactory training (OT) on olfactory function in patients with persistent postinfectious olfactory dysfunction (PIOD). [...] Key MethodSTUDY DESIGN Randomized, single-blind, controlled, multicenter crossover study. METHODS Twelve tertiary university medical centers participated. Investigations were performed at three visits (baseline, after 18 weeks, and after 36 weeks), including only subjects with PIOD of <24-months duration.Expand Abstract

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    INTERVENTIONAL CLINICAL TRIAL
    To capture the natural history of COVID-19 associated olfactory dysfunction as measured by two patient reported outcome measures (SNOT-22, QOD-NS) and a 6-week BSIT with a comparison… Expand
    ConditionsAnosmia, Covid19
    InterventionDrug
    Adherence and Efficacy of Olfactory Training as a Treatment for Persistent Olfactory Loss

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