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Pediatric ENT Complaints: An Update

Weller, M.A. et al. (2017) Emergency Medicine. 49(1) pp. 8-17

This review highlights the diagnosis and management of the three most common causes of pediatric otolaryngologic complaints seen in the ED. 67 kata lagi

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Shortened Antimicrobial Treatment for Acute Otitis Media in Young Children

Hoberman, A. et al. 92016) New England Journal of Medicine. 375:2446-2456

Background: Limiting the duration of antimicrobial treatment constitutes a potential strategy to reduce the risk of antimicrobial resistance among children with acute otitis media. 49 kata lagi

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Ear Tubes May Not Have Long-Term Benefits for Kids with Ear Infection

Middle ear infection, or otitis media, is one of the most common childhood afflictions, impacting up to 90 percent of children at least once before the age of 10. 1.658 kata lagi


Determinants of chronic otitis media with effusion in preschool children

Walker, R.E. et al. BMC Pediatrics. Published: 6 January 2017

Background: Chronic otitis media with effusion (COME) is a prevalent upper airway infection resulting in hearing loss. 60 kata lagi

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Healthcare-seeking behaviour of primary caregivers for acute otitis media in children

Villarreal, I. et al. BMC Pediatrics. Published online: 5 January 2017

Background: Acute otitis media (AOM) is the most common bacterial childhood infection. However, caregivers with children having mild episodes often do not seek healthcare services, which may lead to an under-appreciation of the disease experienced by the community. 131 kata lagi

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Outcomes of Recurrent Acute Otitis Media in Children Treated for Dental Malocclusion

Bernkopf, E. et al. Biomed Research International. Published online: 14 November 2016.

Aim: To investigate the role of dental malocclusion treatment in the outcomes of Recurrent Acute Otitis Media (RAOM). 37 kata lagi

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Close Follow-up in Children With Acute Otitis Media Initially Managed Without Antimicrobials

Uitti, J. et al. (2016) JAMA Pediatrics. 170 (11) pp. 1107-1108

According to several national guidelines, close follow-up is required if initial observation without antimicrobial agents is chosen for the management of acute otitis media (AOM) in children.

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