Gender and authorship trends in rhinology, allergy, and skull ‐base literature from 2008 to 2018
ConclusionThis study represents the first assessment of gender differences in the rhinology literature. Areas where female representation can improve include senior authorship, increased involvement in skull base publications, and increased funding. (Source: International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology)
Source: International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology - March 17, 2021 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Ashleigh A. Halderman, Anupriya Rao, Stuti Desai ‐Markowski, Alex Yang, Amber U. Luong, Erin O'Brien, Stacey T. Gray, Devyani Lal, Sandra Y. Lin, Richard Orlandi, Sarah K. Wise Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Responsiveness and convergent validity of the chronic rhinosinusitis patient ‐reported outcome (CRS‐PRO) measure in CRS patients undergoing endoscopic sinus surgery
ConclusionThis study demonstrates the validity and responsiveness of the CRS ‐PRO in subjects receiving ESS. (Source: International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology)
Source: International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology - March 17, 2021 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Katherine A. Lin, Caroline P.E. Price, Julia H. Huang, Saied Ghadersohi, David Cella, Robert C. Kern, David B. Conley, Stephanie Shintani ‐Smith, Kevin C. Welch, Bruce K. Tan Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Trigeminal features in COVID ‐19 patients with smell impairment
(Source: International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology)
Source: International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology - March 17, 2021 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Fabio Ferreli, Matteo Di Bari, Francesca Gaino, Alberto Albanese, Letterio S. Politi, Giuseppe Spriano, Giuseppe Mercante Tags: RESEARCH NOTE Source Type: research

Smell impairment in patients with allergic rhinitis
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Source: International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology - March 17, 2021 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Francesco Maria Passali, Giulio Cesare Passali, Desiderio Passali, Giorgio Ciprandi Tags: CLINICAL LETTER Source Type: research

Systemic corticosteroids in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID ‐19)‐related smell dysfunction: an international view
SummaryThe frequent association between coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID ‐19) and olfactory dysfunction is creating an unprecedented demand for a treatment of the olfactory loss. Systemic corticosteroids have been considered as a therapeutic option. However, based on current literature, we call for caution using these treatments in early COVID‐19–related olfactory dysfunction because: (1) evidence supporting their usefulness is weak; (2) the rate of spontaneous recovery of COVID‐19–related olfactory dysfunction is high; and (3) corticosteroids have well‐known potential adverse effects. We encourage randomized pl...
Source: International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology - March 17, 2021 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Caroline Huart, Carl M. Philpott, Aytug Altundag, Alexander W. Fjaeldstad, Johannes Frasnelli, Simon Gane, Julien W. Hsieh, Eric H. Holbrook, Iordanis Konstantinidis, Basile N. Landis, Alberto Macchi, Christian A. Mueller, Simona Negoias, Jay Tags: VIEWPOINT Source Type: research