Sinus issues after implant placement: thoughts?
Implant was placed with GBR. While I was drilling I felt that I had perforated the maxillary sinus with the pilot drill, and apparently the membrane was breached. Three weeks after the surgery, patient has symptoms of sinusitis.The postSinus issues after implant placement: thoughts? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 22, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Chronic sinusitis DOUBLES a person's risk of depression, study finds
The overall incidence of depression during the 11-year follow-up was 1.51-fold higher in chronic sinusitis sufferers, the South Korean study found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ask Well: When Should I Take an Antibiotic?
Many common infections have features that can help you decide when an antibiotic might be appropriate. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RICHARD KLASCO, M.D. Tags: Antibiotics Fever Colds Sinusitis Throat Strep Throat Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Bronchitis Source Type: news

Study finds unique form of chronic sinusitis in older patients
(Vanderbilt University Medical Center) Older patients with a diagnosis of chronic sinusitis -- a disease of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses that often persists over many years -- have a unique inflammatory signature that may render them less responsive to steroid treatment, according to a new study published by Vanderbilt researchers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New tools to diagnose Allergic Fungal Sinusitis (AFS) have the potential to reduce the need for surgery.
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 13:21News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - January 17, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: helenfindon Source Type: news

Deep-learning classification using convolutional neural network for evaluation of maxillary sinusitis on panoramic radiography
ConclusionsThe diagnostic performance of the deep-learning system for maxillary sinusitis on panoramic radiographs was sufficiently high. Results from the deep-learning system are expected to provide diagnostic support for inexperienced dentists. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 18, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

How pneumococci challenge our immune system
(Karolinska Institutet) Pneumococci are the most common cause of respiratory tract infections, such as otitis and sinusitis, as well as of severe infections like pneumonia and meningitis. A new study from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden published in Nature Microbiology shows how the bacteria can inhibit immune cell reaction and survive inside cells to give rise to pneumonia. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Stop your sinus infection with these natural remedies
(Natural News) Some uncommon knowledge that doctors don’t want you to know: You can treat sinusitis naturally. The nasal condition, characterized by the inflammation of the tissue lining the sinuses, affects 35 million Americans every year. This translates to an average of four missed work days a year and about $11 billion paid for treatment annually in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Reflexology can treat chronic sinusitis
(Natural News) Fall is a season noted for its a beautiful change in colors and cool, crisp evenings, but for some people, it’s also the start of a bunged-up nose and watery eyes. If this sounds familiar, chances are you have a condition called sinusitis. Sinusitis, which is the common term for rhinosinusitis, is defined... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Treating acute sinusitis
Acute sinusitis: Do over-the-counter treatments help?? Most people with acute sinusitis get better without antibiotics.?Over-the-counter pain relievers and decongestants may relieve facial pain and sinus congestion, and there are a number of home remedies that may be helpful, as well. Learn more from?Dr. James Li, a Mayo Clinic allergist and immunologist. *** Also in today's [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 19, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Multi-centre cohort study suggests immune stimulating therapies may be useful in the treatment of acute invasive fungal sinusitis (AIFS)
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 11:00News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - October 9, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is frontal sinusitis and what causes it?
The sinuses are cavities that produce mucus. If a person has frontal sinusitis, the cavities just behind the eyes become inflamed, and the mucus cannot drain correctly. Infections, allergies, or long-term health issues may be responsible. Here, we examine the causes of frontal sinusitis and how treatments vary. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Common symptoms of a sinus infection
Sinus infections, or sinusitis, occur when a virus of bacteria enters the sinuses. The symptoms of sinusitis are similar to a cold, but it also involves a feeling of pressure and congestion in the sinuses. Read on for a list of common symptoms and treatments for sinus infections. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Tonsillectomy Risks May Outweigh Benefits
Watchful waiting may be a good strategy when the condition is not too severe. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NICHOLAS BAKALAR Tags: Tonsils Surgery and Surgeons Sinusitis Source Type: news

Pneumococcal Disease: A Vaccine Preventable Threat
Pneumococcal disease is one of the leading causes of illness among children and seniors. The potentially deadly pneumococcal bacteria causes pneumonia, but it also causes meningitis, sinusitis, sepsis, and ear infections. However, a pneumococcal vaccine can protect both children and adults. (Source: TMA News Room)
Source: TMA News Room - June 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do I know if I have a cold or sinusitis?
The symptoms of a sinus infection are very similar to those caused by a cold, but if symptoms continue for some time, medical help may be needed. Learn how to spot symptoms caused by sinus infection. Get some tips for home remedies and other treatments, and find out when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Flu / Cold / SARS Source Type: news

J & J ’ s Acclarent launches TruDi ENT nav system
Johnson & Johnson‘s (NYSE:JNJ) Acclarent said late last month it launched the TruDi real-time, three-dimensional navigation system designed for ENT procedures. Acclarent said that the first commercial procedures were performed with the device on April 16, after having previously won FDA 510(k) clearance. The TruDi system is an electromagnetic image-guided navigation system designed for endoscopic sinus surgery procedures, and is intended for use during intranasal and paranasal image-guided navigation procedures for eligible patients who require sinus surgery. The newly launched system enables the use of the ...
Source: Mass Device - May 3, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Otolaryngology Ear, Nose & Throat Acclarent Inc. johnsonandjohnson Source Type: news

Mucus Test May Help Doctors Treat Sinusitis Better
Title: Mucus Test May Help Doctors Treat Sinusitis BetterCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/20/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/23/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Allergies General)
Source: MedicineNet Allergies General - April 23, 2018 Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: news

Mucus Test May Help Doctors Treat Sinusitis Better
The mucus was analyzed for cytokines, which are proteins that enable cells to talk to each other. Based on the cytokines findings, the researchers categorized the patients into six different groups. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mucus Test May Help Doctors Treat Sinusitis Better
FRIDAY, April 20, 2018 -- Nasal mucus could provide important clues about chronic sinusitis, researchers say. Chronic sinusitis, a common condition, occurs when the sinuses are swollen for more than three months. Analyzing mucus from the nose of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 20, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Mumps and Boosters; Ecigs and Quitting: It's PodMed Double T! (with audio)
(MedPage Today) -- This week's topics include sinusitis treatment, low back pain management, waning mumps immunity, and e-cigarettes and quitting attempts (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - March 31, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Duration of Antibiotics Often Exceeds Guidelines for Sinusitis
THURSDAY, March 29, 2018 -- The durations of most courses of antibiotic therapy for adult outpatients with sinusitis exceed guideline recommendations, according to a research letter published online March 26 in JAMA Internal Medicine. Laura M. King,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 29, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Comunicado de la FDA sobre la seguridad de los medicamentos: La FDA aconseja restringir el uso de antibi óticos a base de fluoroquinolonas para ciertas infecciones sin complicaciones; advierte sobre efectos secundarios discapacitantes que pueden presentarse juntos
[05/12/2016] La Administraci ón de Alimentos y Medicamentos (FDA, por sus siglas en inglés) advierte que los efectos secundarios graves relacionados con los medicamentos antibacterianos a base de fluoroquinolonas por lo general superan los beneficios para los pacientes con sinusitis, bronquitis e infecciones del tracto urinar io sin complicaciones para los que existen otras opciones de tratamiento. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - March 8, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Health Tip: Common Signs of Sinusitis
-- Sinusitis occurs when the lining of the hollow passages in your cheeks, forehead or below your eyes become inflamed. When swelling persists for more than two weeks, it may signal a sinus infection. The American Rhinologic Association mentions... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 6, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Common Signs of Sinusitis
Title: Health Tip: Common Signs of SinusitisCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/6/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/6/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Allergies General)
Source: MedicineNet Allergies General - February 6, 2018 Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: news

6,000-year-old track record for healing leaky gut
When I was traveling in India, I had the privilege of studying Ayurvedic medicine with traditional Master Healers. Surrounded by lakes, oceans and mountains, Kerala, India, is the birthplace of Ayurveda medicine. My plane landed in Mumbai. From there, I made the 800-mile trip to Kerala down on the southwestern-most tip of the Indian peninsula. With origins dating back 6,000 years, Kerala is the birthplace of Ayurvedic medicine. I spent a lot of time at the AyurMana or “ancient healing house.” This is the oldest existing school of Ayurvedic medicine in the world. It was there that I observed how quickly...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - January 17, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cathy Card Tags: Health Natural Cures anxiety arthritis Cancer celiac disease chronic fatigue depression diabetes digestive issues fibromyalgia leaky gut multiple sclerosis schizophrenia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about chronic sinusitis
A look at chronic sinusitis, long-term inflammation in the sinuses. Included is detail on home remedies and possible complications of the condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Cold and Flu: Prevention, Symptoms and Treatments
In much of the Northern Hemisphere, December through February is prime time for colds, influenza (flu), and other respiratory illnesses. Don’t let a cold or the flu ruin your holidays! Learn how to protect yourself and your family with these tips from the Food & Drug Administration (FDA): Get vaccinated against flu Wash your hands often Limit exposure to infected people Keep stress in check Eat a balanced diet Get enough sleep Exercise Symptoms Most viral respiratory infections, like a cold, come and go within a few days, with no lasting effects. But some cause serious health problems. In addition, people who u...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - December 11, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Consumer Health Health Professionals K-12 Public Health Source Type: news

NICE Bites: Sinusitis (acute): antimicrobial prescribing
This publication aims to provide healthcare professionals with a summary of key prescribing points taken from the NICE guidance, NG79. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kaiser Permanente researchers reduce antibiotic prescriptions through physician education
(Kaiser Permanente) Physicians at Kaiser Permanente in Southern California reduced the odds of prescribing an antibiotic for sinusitis by 22 percent using computer alerts to inform doctors when antibiotics may not be the best course of treatment. The research was published today in the American Journal of Managed Care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Editha Dadores' face ravaged by tumour
Doctors believed Editha Dadores, 71, from the Philippines, had common condition sinusitis. But the growth ballooned and caused her skull to break. Facial reconstruction would be risky. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

PHE warns to not prescribe antibiotics for sinusitis
Nice has announced new guidance that stresses most sinus infections will resolve without need for antibiotics, which are becoming ineffective. Public Health England were also on board. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

GPs should not prescribe antibiotics for sinusitis, NICE says
Antibiotics should not be used to treat the majority of sinus infections, NICE has said. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - October 27, 2017 Category: Primary Care Tags: Clinical News Source Type: news

Intersect ENT touts results from pivotal study of steroid-releasing sinus implant
Intersect ENT (NSDQ:XENT) touted data this week from the pivotal Resolve II trial of its investigational steroid-releasing sinus implant, Sinuva. The Phase III trial evaluated Sinuva in 300 adult chronic sinusitis patients, who were all indicated for revision sinus surgery at study entry due to recurrent, medically refractory symptoms and bilateral nasal polyposis. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post Intersect ENT touts results from pivotal study of steroid-releasing sinus implant appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)
Source: Mass Device - October 10, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Clinical Trials Drug-Device Combinations Implants Otolaryngology Ear, Nose & Throat Pharmaceuticals Wall Street Beat intersectent Source Type: news

How Common Is Hereditary Angioedema?
Discussion Angioedema is edema that is non-pitting, self-limited occurring in non-dependent areas usually in an asymmetric distribution usually on the lips, face, hands, feet, genitals and also in the bowel. It usually develops over minutes to hours (often 1-2 hours) with resolution usually within 24-48 hours. Angioedema often occurs with urticaria but 20% of patients may have isolated angioedema. Acute allergic angioedema is often caused by drugs (including antibiotics and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), foods, infections, insects, various organic substances (i.e. latex, preservatives, formaldehyde, etc.), and oth...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 9, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Health Tip: Learn Symptoms of Childhood Sinusitis
--Your child's sinuses are not fully developed until late in the teen years, but the child can still develop a sinus infection. Although small, the maxillary (behind the cheek) and ethmoid (between the eyes) sinuses are present at birth. Childhood... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 6, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Learn Symptoms of Childhood Sinusitis
Title: Health Tip: Learn Symptoms of Childhood SinusitisCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/6/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/6/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Allergies General)
Source: MedicineNet Allergies General - October 6, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: news

Kids' colds linked to asthma, lung problems later
Kids who develop respiratory infections like colds or sinusitis may have a higher risk of asthma and reduced lung function later in life, a new study says. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kids' Colds Linked to Asthma, Lung Problems Later
TUESDAY, Sept. 19, 2017 -- Kids who develop respiratory infections like colds or sinusitis may have a higher risk of asthma and reduced lung function later in life, a new study says. Researchers examined data from nearly 155,000 children in Europe.... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 19, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Fungal sinusitis: A collection
(Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - September 15, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Inflammation required for 'smell' tissue regeneration
(Johns Hopkins Medicine) In a mouse study designed to understand how chronic inflammation in sinusitis damages the sense of smell, scientists at Johns Hopkins say they were surprised to learn that the regeneration of olfactory tissue requires some of the same inflammatory processes and chemicals that create injury and loss of smell in the first place. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 30, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Clinical Rule Proposed for Diagnosing Bacterial Sinusitis Clinical Rule Proposed for Diagnosing Bacterial Sinusitis
CRP is the strongest individual predictor for diagnosing bacterial sinusitis, a new study suggests; the rule has the potential for decreasing antibiotic use, but further research is needed.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Sinusitis Eventually Abates when Smokers Quit (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Study: symptoms wane after about a decade (Source: MedPage Today Allergy)
Source: MedPage Today Allergy - July 14, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: news

Bakaletz Lab biofilm work published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
(Nationwide Children's Hospital) The laboratory of Lauren Bakaletz, PhD, director, Center for Microbial Pathogenesis and vice president of basic sciences, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's, studied the biofilm construction capabilities of nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae (NTHI), a bacterium responsible for sinusitis, pneumonia, exacerbations of cystic fibrosis and COPD, bronchitis and ear infections. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 13, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Predictive model accurately diagnoses sinusitis
This article appears in the July/August 2017 Annals of Family Medicine. Link to article goes life at 5 p.m. ET, July 10. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 10, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Ask Well: Can Air-Conditioners Cause Sinus Congestion?
Air-conditioners can make some people ’ s noses clog or run for several reasons. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: KAREN WEINTRAUB Tags: Allergies Air Conditioning Sinusitis Source Type: news

Sinus Trouble Can Lead to Depression, Lost Work
For people with chronic nasal problems, mood is key reason for calling in sick, study finds Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Depression, Sinusitis (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - March 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

MassDevice.com +5 | The top 5 medtech stories for March 8, 2017
Say hello to MassDevice +5, a bite-sized view of the top five medtech stories of the day. This feature of MassDevice.com’s coverage highlights our 5 biggest and most influential stories from the day’s news to make sure you’re up to date on the headlines that continue to shape the medical device industry. Get this in your inbox everyday by subscribing to our newsletters.   5. Court clears Caldera’s $12.3m transvaginal mesh settlement A California federal judge last week approved a $12.3 million deal to settle a number of insurance claims over injuries allegedly caused by Caldera Medical’...
Source: Mass Device - March 8, 2017 Category: Medical Equipment Authors: MassDevice Tags: News Well Plus 5 Source Type: news

Intersect ENT seeks FDA nod for Resolve steroid-releasing implant
Intersect ENT (NSDQ:XENT) said today that it submitted a New Drug Application to the FDA for its Resolve steroid-releasing implant to treat chronic sinusitis patients with recurrent sinus obstruction. The Menlo Park, Calif.-based company’s implant can be placed during a routine physician office visit and is designed to be a less invasive treatment option for recurrent ethmoid sinus obstructions, including polyps. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post Intersect ENT seeks FDA nod for Resolve steroid-releasing implant appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)
Source: Mass Device - March 8, 2017 Category: Medical Equipment Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Drug-Device Combinations Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Implants Otolaryngology Ear, Nose & Throat Regulatory/Clearance Wall Street Beat Intersect ENT Inc. Source Type: news