Systemic corticosteroids for acute sinusitis (Review)

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Venekamp, R. P., Thompson, M. J., Hayward, G., Heneghan, C. J., Del Mar, C. B., Perera, R.,Glasziou, P., & Rovers, M. M. (2014). Systemic corticosteroids for acute sinusitis. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 3(3).

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Acute sinusitis is the inflammation and swelling of the nasal and paranasal mucous membranes and is a common reason for patients to seek primary care consultations. The related impairment of daily functioning and quality of life is attributable to symptoms such as facial pain and nasal congestion.


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