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No1-2(5) 2022

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DOI 10.37219/2528-8253-2022-1-73

Bezshapochny S, Dzhirov O, Podovzhny O
Modern approach to the treatment of acute viral rhinosinusitis 
Bezshapochny Sergey B.
Poltava State Medical University
Professor of Department of Otorhinolaryngology with Ophthalmology
Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor.
Email: bezshapochny@ukr.net
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8726-2024
Scopus Author ID: 6603471609

Dzhirov Oleksiy R
Poltava State Medical University
Department of Otorhinolaryngology with Ophthalmology
Assistant of the Department
Email: mrskivi58@gmail.com
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0895-5461

Podovzhny Olexander G.
Poltava State Medical University
Department of Otolaryngology with Ophthalmology
PhD, Docent
E-mail: lorconsultativecenter@gmail.com
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-5035-0450

Abstract

Relevance: Treatment of acute viral rhinosinusitis is one of the current problems of modern medicine. Coldrelated diseases are now receiving a lot of attention due to the worldwide pandemic SARS-CoV-2, the choice of therapy becomes a difficult task even for experienced physicians. The study provides an assessment of the efficacy of treatment of patients with acute viral rhinosinusitis with combined phytotherapeutic agents.
Materials and methods: During the study, 54 patients were followed up and divided into 2 groups: the study group (28 patients) and the control group (26 patients). During treatment, patients in the control group received basic treatment, which included: Nasal cavity irrigation with an isotonic saline solution (0.9% NaCl solution) [4] by 2 doses into each nasal half 3 times a day, topical glucocorticosteroids (Mometasone furoate) by 2 doses into each nasal half 2 times a day. Patients in the study group received: "Sinuvit" complex phytopreparation by 2 capsules after meals 2 times a day, nasal cavity irrigation with isotonic saline solution (0,9% NaCl solution) by 2 doses into each nasal half 3 times a day, topical glucocorticosteroids (Mometasone furoate) by 2 doses into each nasal half 2 times a day. The results of treatment were evaluated by means of subjective and objective indicators.
Results: Efficient symptom relief was found in the study group, reflected in improved patient well-being and renewed physiological function of the mucociliary apparatus.
Conclusion: Based on the obtained results of the study and our previous experience in treatment of rhinosinusitis, we have made a conclusion about the effectiveness of the presented scheme of treatment with combined phytotherapeutic agents.

Keywords

acute viral rhinosinusitis, combined phytotherapeutic agents, phytotherapy, treatment.


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