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Antibiotics for acute maxillary sinusitis in adults

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Antibiotics for acute maxillary sinusitis in adults
Published by
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, February 2014
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd000243.pub3
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Ahovuo-Saloranta, Anneli, Rautakorpi, Ulla-Maija, Borisenko, Oleg V, Liira, Helena, Williams Jr, John W, Mäkelä, Marjukka


Sinusitis is one of the most common diagnoses among adults in ambulatory care, accounting for 15% to 21% of all adult outpatient antibiotic prescriptions. However, the role of antibiotics for sinusitis is controversial.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 1%
Belgium 1 1%
Unknown 71 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 13 18%
Researcher 10 14%
Student > Bachelor 9 12%
Other 8 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 8 11%
Other 18 25%
Unknown 7 10%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 46 63%
Psychology 4 5%
Nursing and Health Professions 3 4%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3 4%
Social Sciences 2 3%
Other 7 10%
Unknown 8 11%