Diagnosis & Disease Information

AAP Releases “Choosing Wisely” Recommendations for Pediatric Emergency Medicine

As part of the Choosing Wisely campaign, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has released a new list of 5 tests and procedures commonly ordered in pediatric emergency medicine that physicians and patients should question. Choosing Wisely is an American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Foundation initiative that aims to promote discussions between clinicians and…

Researchers Link Smell Loss, Disease Burden, and Dupilumab Efficacy in CRSwNP

Greater disease burden in chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps (CRSwNP) is associated with increased loss of smell severity. Outcomes of CRSwNP were significantly improved with dupilumab, regardless of loss of smell severity at baseline. These are among the post-hoc analysis findings presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) 2022 Annual Scientific…