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Garlic for ear infections? Think again.

The Pediatric Insider

© 2016 Roy Benaroch, MD

Supermouse wanted to know:

One of my sons recently developed an ear infection, and various people have suggested sticking a clove of garlic in his ear, or garlic ear drops.

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Medical Problems

Acute otitis media- clarifying the role of antibiotics - a new case study from NPS-MedicineWise

National Case Study – Otitis Media: Clarifying the role of antibiotics – this was released by NPS-MedicineWise in May 2016. The expert commentary is provided by Prof. 52 kata lagi

G_Practice

ENT problems

Tonsillitis

  • GAS, cornybacterium diphteria
  • mycoplasma
  • EBV, HSV, adenovirus
  • Test: ASOT, throat swab, monospot
  • Use delay strategy. Advice most sore throat resolve in 1 week.
    • Phenoxymethylpenicillin…
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FRCEM Revision Notes

A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF AETIOLOGICAL AGENTS ASSOCIATED WITH OTITIS MEDIA AND THEIR ANTIBIOTIC SENSITIVITY PATTERN IN A COHORT OF HIV POSITIVE AND HIV NEGATIVE SUBJECTS IN ONITSHA, SOUTH EAST NIGERIA

Author: Iloduba Favour Okwukweka
Department: Applied Microbiology
Affiliation: Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka

Otitis media is common in patients with HIV/AIDS, and its identification and treatment are critical important in disease management. 312 kata lagi

Nnamdi Azikiwe University

To Swim or To Surf... Your Ears Want to Know!

To the beach or the pool, you ask? We say both, but take care of those ears!

There is a common misconception that Swimmer’s ear and Surfer’s ear are similar ailments, so we talked to… 334 kata lagi

Ear Education

MN555-02: Unit 1 Quiz

MN555-02: Unit 1 Quiz

Question 1.                 An acutely presenting, erythematous, tender lump within the eyelid is called:

Blepharitis.

Hordeolum.

Chalazion.

Iritis.

Question 4.                 Which of the following statements is true concerning the use of bilberry as a complementary therapy for cataracts? 415 kata lagi

To Carry His Word in My Heart

It was a cold, gray blustery day in January when I found myself heading across town for an MRI of my brain and internal auditory canals.   869 kata lagi

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