The impact of endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR), on patient health status as assessed by the Glasgow benefit inventory.

@article{Spielmann2009TheIO,
  title={The impact of endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR), on patient health status as assessed by the Glasgow benefit inventory.},
  author={Patrick M. Spielmann and Iain Hathorn and Farhan Ahsan and Alan J. Cain and Paul S. White},
  journal={Rhinology},
  year={2009},
  volume={47 1},
  pages={48-50}
}
OBJECTIVE To measure the effect of Endonasal DCR on the health status of patients, using a validated outcomes measure, the Glasgow Benefit Inventory. METHOD Postal questionnaire with telephone follow up of patients undergoing Endonasal DCR in two institutions in Scotland. The same surgical technique is used in both centres. Patients were identified from prospectively collected data on consecutive patients undergoing this procedure. All adult patients, a minimum of twelve months post… CONTINUE READING