Clinical Characteristic of Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis in Children

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 9, 2013
Last Update Posted : March 22, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
JITTIMA VESKITKUL, Mahidol University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine the clinical characteristic of recurrent acute rhinosinusitis in children.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Acute Recurrent Sinusitis Other: Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 94 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Clinical Characteristic of Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis in Children
Study Start Date : March 2013
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2014
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2014

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis
Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis is defined as acute rhinosinusitis more than 3 times/6 months or more than 4 times/year
Other: Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis
Clinical Characteristic of Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Presenting symptoms of recurrent acute rhinosinusitis [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Age of onset [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

Other Outcome Measures:
  1. Number of sinusitis after received treatment [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
  2. Immunological profile [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
    immunoglobulin level and immunoglobulin G subclass level

  3. Number of participants with allergic rhinitis [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
  4. Number of participants with immunodeficiency [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
  5. Number of participants with adenotonsillar hypertrophy [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 15 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
The patients from pediatric allergy clinic will be selected.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Children the age less than 15 years with recurrent acute rhinosinusitis who are attending the pediatric allergy clinic during Jan 2010 - Dec 2012.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Children who had lost medical record.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01827176

Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University
Bangkok, Thailand, 10700
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mahidol University
Principal Investigator: Jittima Veskitkul, MD Mahidol University

Publications of Results:
Responsible Party: JITTIMA VESKITKUL, Dr., Mahidol University Identifier: NCT01827176     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 094/2556(EC4)
First Posted: April 9, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 22, 2017
Last Verified: March 2017
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

Keywords provided by JITTIMA VESKITKUL, Mahidol University:
Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Paranasal Sinus Diseases
Nose Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases