Existence of the document doesn’t necessarily mean that it is utilised and followed by all doctors in the UK. We’ve heard of instances where there is clear deviation from procedure recommended in the Commissioning Guide.
Remember that as a patient, you have every right to be kept fully informed about any treatment you receive. If you would like to know whether your doctor is following the Commissioning Guide then you have every right to ask them.
Cochrane reviews of the medical management of Chronic Rhinosinusitis
Cochrane is a global independent network of researchers, professionals, patients, carers and people interested in health. They produce reviews that summarise the best available evidence generated through research to inform decisions about health.
Cochrane UK have reviewed a number of different options for the management of Chronic Rinosinusitis. These have been summarised in a document aimed at informing both patients and clinicians.