101527 - Chronic rhinosinusitus: meeting the challenges
- : Online
This free online module includes an original peer-reviewed article on chronic rhinosinusitis. Immediate feedback is given as questions are answered and specialist expert guidance is provided on clinical diagnosis.Relevance to General Practice
- Chronic rhinosinusitis (also known as chronic sinusitis) is a common condition that typically has a complex multifactorial pathophysiology.
- Chronic rhinosinusitis is often challenging to treat successfully and many patients require long-term treatment
- Other conditions can masquerade as sinusitis so need to be considered when making the diagnosis.
- Serious complications can occur and recognising symptoms heralding this (such as clear rhinorrhoea) are important to dictate urgent referral.