Pediatric Allergic Rhinitis: Factors Affecting Treatment Choice

  title={Pediatric Allergic Rhinitis: Factors Affecting Treatment Choice},
  author={E. Gelfand},
  journal={ENT Journal},
  pages={163 - 168}
  • E. Gelfand
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • ENT Journal
  • Allergic rhinitis is the most prevalent chronic allergic disease in children. Although it is not life-threatening, it can have a significantly detrimental effect on a child's quality of life, and it may exacerbate a number of common comorbidities, including asthma and sinusitis. The Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma guidelines, an evidence-based algorithm for the treatment of allergic rhinitis, advocate the use of antihistamines for the treatment of the broad spectrum of the disease… CONTINUE READING
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