Executive Summary: IDSA Clinical Practice Guideline for Acute Bacterial Rhinosinusitis in Children and Adults Article

Full Text via DOI: 10.1093/cid/cir1043 Web of Science: 000302007900034
International Collaboration

Cited authors

  • Chow, Anthony W.; Benninger, Michael S.; Brook, Itzhak; Brozek, Jan L.; Goldstein, Ellie J. C.; Hicks, Lauri A.; Pankey, George A.; Seleznick, Mitchel; Volturo, Gregory; Wald, Ellen R.; File, Thomas M., Jr.


  • Evidence-based guidelines for the diagnosis and initial management of suspected acute bacterial rhinosinusitis in adults and children were prepared by a multidisciplinary expert panel of the Infectious Diseases Society of America comprising clinicians and investigators representing internal medicine, pediatrics, emergency medicine, otolaryngology, public health, epidemiology, and adult and pediatric infectious disease specialties. Recommendations for diagnosis, laboratory investigation, and empiric antimicrobial and adjunctive therapy were developed.

Publication date

  • 2012

Published in

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1058-4838

Start page

  • 1041

End page

  • 1045


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