Academic- Allergic Rhinitis Assessment and Intervention


Learn to differentiate between the common cold, acute bacterial rhinosinusitis (ABRS), and allergic rhinitis (AR).

Dr. Fitzgerald provides evidence-based guidelines for diagnosing and managing AR.

Dr. Fitzgerald presents:

  • Risk factors for allergic disorders, patterns of symptoms, allergic comorbidities, and physical exam findings that help differentiate between AR, common cold, and ABRS
  • A combination approach to management of allergic rhinitis.
  • The role and safety profile of intranasal corticosteroids, leukotriene modifiers, and antihistamines
  • When to consider allergy testing and the benefits of allergen immunotherapy.