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2016/03/08MEDICAL UPDATE

Investigative Dupilumab reduces nasal polyps in patients with chronic sinusitis

by Bruce Sylvester: Among adults with chronic sinusitis and nasal polyps who do not respond to intranasal corticosteroids, addition of investigative dupilumab to mometasone furoate nasal spray compared with mometasone alone reduced nasal polyps significantly after 16 weeks. Researchers reported this finding on Feb. 2, 2016 in JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association.

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2014/01/03MEDICAL UPDATE

Tinnitus discovery opens door to possible new treatment avenues

Disruption of timing from sensory nerves underlies 'ringing in the ears' that plagues millions, including many veterans.

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2013/05/27MEDICAL UPDATE

Antibiotic Rx for acute rhinosinusitis

Antibiotics for acute rhinosinusitis (ARS) are prescribed frequently - especially for younger adult patients and in primary care settings - despite recent consensus guidelines that discourage antibiotic use in mild cases, according to a study in the May 2013 issue of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery.

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