Short-course oral steroids as an adjunct therapy for chronic rhinosinusitis
We reviewed the evidence for the benefits and harms of adding a short course (typically up to 14 days) of corticosteroid given by mouth to people with chronic rhinosinusitis who were also receiving another type of treatment (such as corticosteroids delivered through the nose).Expand abstract
Background: Chronic rhinosinusitis is a common condition that is defined as inflammation of the nose and paranasal sinuses (a group of air-filled spaces behind the nose, eyes and cheeks). Patients with chroni...
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- Copyright © 2015 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley and Sons, Ltd.
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