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Sinus Infections Clinical Trials

A listing of Sinus Infections medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (11) clinical trials

Efficacy and Safety of Modified Release Cefpodoxime Formulation in the Treatment of Acute Sinusitis.

The aim of this study is to compare the efficacy and safety of cefpodoxime 200 mg immediate (b.i.d) and cefpodoxime 400 mg modified release (q.d) tablet formulations in the treatment of acute bacterial rhinosinusitis.


In-clinic Endoscopic Polypectomy for Chronic Sinusitis With Nasal Polyps

Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is common, with a Canadian prevalence of 5%, and associated with significant morbidity having a health state utility value equivalent to end-stage renal disease. Understandably, CRS impairs workplace productivity but that productivity substantially increases following surgical treatment. However, the wait time to receive surgical treatment (ESS) maybe …

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Pain Management Following Sinus Surgery

National attention has been given to the concerning rise of opioid abuse in this country, with prescriptions for this medications more than quadrupaling in the last 17 years. Little is known as to the appropriate use of opioid analgesics in the post-operative recovery of patients undergoing sinus surgery. Furthermore, most …

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Endoscopic Sinus Surgery in Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis

This is a randomized controlled trial. Patients suffering from recurrent acute sinusitis episodes will be randomly allocated to two groups: intervention group, where they will receive endoscopic sinus surgery in addition to medical treatment and control group, where they will receive mere medical treatment. Both groups will be followed-up for …

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Efficacy of Antibiotics in Children With Acute Sinusitis: Which Subgroups Benefit?

The current clinical practice guideline from the American Academy of Pediatrics for the Diagnosis and Management of Acute Bacterial Sinusitis recommends that the diagnosis of acute sinusitis is made when symptoms of an upper respiratory infection (URI) persist beyond 10 days without showing signs of improvement (persistent presentation), when symptoms …


Safety of Intranasal Irrigation Probiotics in Healthy Volunteers

If the participant (healthy volunteer) agrees to participate in the study, and after signing the information consent form, her/his participation in this project will consist to receive the experimental treatment of probiotics, to come to four (4) medical assessment visits at CHUM, over a period of time of four (4) …

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Foot Controlled Robotic Endoscope Enabled Robot FESS

Through previous cadaver experiments we have demonstrated and experimentally validated a new foot-controlled robotic endoscope holder prototype that allows the surgeon to directly manipulate surgical instruments with both hands at all times. The conducted ex-vivo cadaver test, corroborated the feasibility of the robotic prototype. However the next step requires further …

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Longitudinal Pathogen-colonization in Cystic Fibrosis Airways and Ability to Smell

The sub-study on the sense of smelling in CF has been finalized in the meantime. Results were published in 2012: Smell in cystic fibrosis. Lindig J, Steger C, Beiersdorf N, Michl R, Beck JF, Hummel T, Mainz JG. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2013 Mar;270(3):915-21. doi: 10.1007/s00405-012-2124-2. Epub 2012 Aug 14.

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Endoscopic Sinus Surgery for Refractory Chronic Sinusitis

Chronic sinusitis, officially known as chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS), is a common yet under-recognized chronic inflammatory disease of the paranasal sinuses affecting approximately 5% of the Canadian population. Aside from gaining a reputation for its detrimental effects on patient quality-of-life (QoL) and daily productivity, CRS is associated with a lifetime of …

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The Surgical Prognosis Based Diagnostic Strategy for Eosinophilic Chronic Rhinosinusitis

The retrospective study was conducted in a tertiary hospital. Participants received functional endoscopic sinus surgery more than 1 years were called back for evaluation. A diagnosis cut off value of eosinophil count was determined by the surgery prognosis. Then different factors were compared between participants with eosinophilic CRS and those …

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