Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 2003; 5(2):167-174
This paper presents data on epidemiology and etiology of sinusitis in Russia as well as antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of most likely pathogens, causing different forms of the disease. Choice of antimicrobials for treatment of different types of sinusitis is reviewed. Etiology and antimicrobial treatment of nosocomial sinusitis are also described. Special emphasis is made on common errors of antimicrobial therapy. For otorhinolaryngologists, physicians, pediatricians.