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Nasal saline irrigations for the symptoms of chronic rhinosinusitis

Overview of attention for article published in this source, July 2007
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Title
Nasal saline irrigations for the symptoms of chronic rhinosinusitis
Published by
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, July 2007
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd006394.pub2
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Authors

Harvey, Richard, Hannan, Saiful Alam, Badia, Lydia, Scadding, Glenis

Abstract

The use of nasal irrigation for the treatment of nose and sinus complaints has its foundations in yogic and homeopathic traditions. There has been increasing use of saline irrigation, douches, sprays and rinsing as an adjunct to the medical management of chronic rhinosinusitis. Treatment strategies often include the use of topical saline from once to more than four times a day. Considerable patient effort is often involved. Any additional benefit has been difficult to discern from other treatments.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Greece 1 1%
Canada 1 1%
Brazil 1 1%
Unknown 95 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 14 14%
Other 13 13%
Student > Bachelor 11 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 11 11%
Student > Master 11 11%
Other 14 14%
Unknown 24 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 45 46%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 8 8%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3 3%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 2%
Social Sciences 2 2%
Other 7 7%
Unknown 31 32%