The burden of allergic rhinitis.

@article{Nathan2007TheBO,
  title={The burden of allergic rhinitis.},
  author={Robert A Nathan},
  journal={Allergy and asthma proceedings},
  year={2007},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={3-9}
}
Although formerly regarded as a nuisance disease, allergic rhinitis (AR) has a considerable effect on quality of life and can have significant consequences if left untreated. The total burden of this disease lies not only in impaired physical and social functioning but also in a financial burden made greater when considering evidence that AR is a possible causal factor in comorbid diseases such as asthma or sinusitis. Compared with matched controls, patients with AR have an approximate twofold… CONTINUE READING
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