Sinusitis ( Acute Rhino-sinusitis ) - Management of Infection Guidance for Primary Care

Publication: 30/09/2010  
Next review: 11/02/2025  
Clinical Guideline
ID: 2228 
Approved By: LAPC 
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This Clinical Guideline is intended for use by healthcare professionals within Leeds unless otherwise stated.
For healthcare professionals in other trusts, please ensure that you consult relevant local and national guidance.

Sinusitis (Acute Rhino-sinusitis)

See NICE guideline [NG79]


Record: 2228
  • to provide a simple, empirical approach to the treatment of common infections
  • to promote the safe, effective and economic use of antibiotics
  • to minimise the emergence of bacterial resistance and reduce the incidence of Healthcare Associated Infections in the community
Clinical condition:

Sinusitis (Acute Rhino-sinusitis)

Target patient group:
Target professional group(s): Primary Care Doctors
Adapted from:

Evidence base

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Document history

LHP version 1.0

Related information

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