Sinusitis Overview & Treatments
Sinusitis affects 37 million people each year,1-3 making it one of the most common health problems in the U.S. It is more prevalent than heart disease and asthma1 and has a greater impact on one’s quality of life than chronic back pain or congestive heart failure.4
3 Lusk, R., et al. Long term follow-up for children treated with surgical intervention for chronic rhinosinusitis. Laryngoscope 2006; 116: 2099-2107.
4 Gliklich, R., et al. Health impact of chronic sinusitis in patients seeking otolaryngologic care. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 1995; 113: 104-109.