Effects of Endoscopic Sinus Surgery for Chronic Sinusitis on Asthma Control

2014-08-27 03:16:00 | BioPortfolio


It is unknown whether surgical treatment of chronic sinusitis improves asthma control in patients with poorly controlled asthma. This is a randomized trial of surgical plus medical sinus therapy versus medical therapy alone.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Uncontrolled, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment




Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, medical therapy


Evanston Hospital
United States




NorthShore University HealthSystem Research Institute

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:00-0400

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