Use of alternative medicine in Israeli chronic rhinosinusitis patients.

  title={Use of alternative medicine in Israeli chronic rhinosinusitis patients.},
  author={Arkadi Yakirevitch and Lev Bedrin and Lela M Migirov and M Wolf and Yoav Pinhas Talmi},
  journal={Journal of otolaryngology - head & neck surgery = Le Journal d'oto-rhino-laryngologie et de chirurgie cervico-faciale},
  volume={38 4},
OBJECTIVE The worldwide interest in the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has been established in multiple surveys. Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is often an unremitting disease with frequent troubling relapses, and despite wide use of endoscopic sinus surgery, conventional medicine may have a smaller contribution than expected. Because of prevalent use of CAM among patients, it is important that physicians acquire basic knowledge of this subject. We studied the prevalence of… CONTINUE READING