Primary Frontal Sinus Endoscopic Surgery Relieves Frontal Sinus Symptoms in Most
Over the long term, what factors are most important for successful frontal sinus surgery?
Background: Unfortunately, primary frontal endoscopic sinus surgery is not always successful, especially over the long term. Frontal sinus stenosis, a risk of surgery, can result in recurrence of symptoms. It is important to look at the factors responsible for success and failure to help improve outcomes.
Study design: Retrospective chart review with prospective patient-reported symptoms.
Setting: Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia.