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Life After Meningitis - Day 1

Life After Meningitis –  Day One!

May 2010…After another 60+ hours clocked in at work by Friday evening I just wanted to head home to spend my weekend with my family.   1.087 kata lagi

Life After

Chamomilla for children's earaches

Another happy story from yesterday:  A friend messaged me late the previous evening for advice as her three year old daughter had been crying for several hours with an earache.  82 kata lagi


A Brief Overview of Amblyaudia

The authors noted that Amblyaudia, a recent subcategory of auditory processing disorder, is characterized by asymme-trical auditory processing of an individual’s ears. Amblyaudia can result in speech comprehension difficulties, reading difficulties, information processing deficits, and inattention. 121 kata lagi

Parental Expectations and Otitis Media Antibiotic Prescription

Parental expectations that antibiotics will be prescribed for self-limiting childhood complaints are difficult to overcome. It becomes more difficult when antibiotic prescribing practice differs between prescribers and doesn’t always follow best practice guidelines.   330 kata lagi


Impacted cerumen, Otitis media, Strep throat

Q: A 12-year-old girl presents complaining of a sore throat and right ear pain. Physician examines the patient’s right ear and finds impacted cerumen and cannot visualize the middle ear. 193 kata lagi

Test Your Coding

Existing Anti-Stroke Drug Also Effective Treatment For Middle-Ear Infections, Researchers Say

by Georgia State University

An existing anti-stroke drug is an effective treatment for middle-ear infections, showing the ability to suppress mucus overproduction, improve bacterial clearance and reduce hearing loss, according to researchers at Georgia State University and the University of Rochester. 567 kata lagi

Breaking News

Vaksin IPD / PCV

IPD adalah singkatan dari Invasive Pneumococcal Disease. Tiga balita di Indonesia meninggal setiap 6 jam karena penyakit ini. Penyakit Pneumokokus terdiri atas meningitis (radang selaput otak), septikemia (kracunan darah), bakteriemia pneumonia (infeksi darah) dan otitis media (infeksi telinga tengah) yang disebabkan oleh bakteri Streptococcus pneumoniae. 272 kata lagi