Author Affiliation: Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown.
Hypothesis: Endoscopic sinus surgery is indicated and effective in children.
Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is a common health problem for children that primary care physicians, allergists, and otolaryngologists deal with very frequently. In children, CRS is a complex disease entity. Multiple factors contribute to the pathophysiology of the disease, thereby leading to multiple treatment strategies.
Ramadan HH. Endoscopic Sinus Surgery in Children: Pro. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011;137(7):698-699. doi:10.1001/archoto.2011.110