Efficacy of sulphurous Spa therapy on inflammatory chronic disease of VADS

Efficacia delle cure inalatorie con acque sulfuree sulle patologie infiammatorie croniche delle vie aerodigestive superiori (VADS)
Authors: Ragusa S , Caruso G , Bensi T
Source: Medicina Clinica e Termale, vol. 14, no. 50-51, pp. 377–387, 2002
DOI: Not specified Publication date: 2002 E-Publication date: Not specified Availability: full text Copyright: Not specified
Language: Italian Countries: Italy Location: Not specified Correspondence address: Not specified


Article abstract

Authors present effects of sulphurous spa therapy on 175 patients suffering from chronic pharyngitis, pharyngotonsillitis, laryngitis and rhinitis.

Efficacy was demonstrated by patient's and physician's opinion.

Were registered clinic improvement in 70,86% of patients suffering for pharyngeal pain, in 56% of those with dysphonia, and decrease of VADS' secretions in 57,72% of tested patients.

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