ERIC Number: EJ603409
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Update on Otitis Media in Children.
Schoem, Scott R.
Volta Review, v99 n5 p97-117 1997
This article discusses otitis media in children. It addresses risk factors for otitis media, pathogenesis, diagnosis, bacteria causing otitis media, and treatment for acute otitis media, recurrent acute otitis media, and persistent otitis media with effusion, including antibiotics, steroids, allergy control, autoinflation, mechanical ventilation, and adenoidectomy. (Contains extensive references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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