ALLMedicine™ Acute Otitis Media Center
Research & Reviews 223 results
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Marom T, Gluck O et. al.
Aug 21st, 2021 - Reaching the point of treatment failure in the management of pediatric acute otitis media (AOM) is decision-changing, and is often associated with switching to a broader coverage antibiotic with/without middle ear surgical drainage. Yet, still the...
BMJ Open; Elzinga HBE, van Oorschot HD et. al.
Aug 14th, 2021 - This systematic review summarises the evidence on the correlation between recurrent acute otitis media (rAOM) or chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM) and sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL). PubMed, Embase and Cochrane Library databases were sear...
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Fuji N, Pichichero M et. al.
Jul 30th, 2021 - The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence, proportion of encapsulated strains and antibiotic susceptibility of Haemophilus influenzae isolated from young children. Children, 6 months to 30 months old, were prospectively enrolled ...
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics; Edmondson-Jones M, Dibbern T et. al.
Jul 29th, 2021 - In Sweden, the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) was introduced in 2009 and replaced by the pneumococcal non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae protein D conjugate vaccine (PHiD-CV) or the 13-valent PCV (PCV13) from late 2009. We assesse...
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Jinhage M, Hermansson A et. al.
Jul 26th, 2021 - Despite a far from perfect correlation with middle ear growth, nasopharyngeal cultures are sometimes used in children with acute otitis media (AOM) in order to have some idea of the causative pathogen. How these cultures are used in clinical pract...
Guidelines 3 results
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Marchisio P, Galli L et. al.
Dec 27th, 2019 - New insights into the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of acute otitis media (AOM) have been gained in recent years. For this reason, the Italian Paediatric Society has updated its 2010 guidelines. A literature search was carried out on PubMed....
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Marchisio P, Bortone B et. al.
Dec 27th, 2019 - In recent years, new information has been acquired regarding the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of acute otitis media (AOM). The Italian Pediatric Society, therefore, decided to issue an update to the Italian Pediatric Society guidelines publ...
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Chiappini E, Ciarcià M et. al.
Dec 27th, 2019 - In recent years, new progress has been made regarding the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of acute otitis media (AOM). The Italian Pediatric Society therefore decided to issue an update to the previous guidelines published in 2010. Literature ...
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News 56 results
May 13th, 2021 - The debate over tympanostomy tubes vs antibiotics for recurrent acute otitis media (AOM) in young children is long-standing. Now, results of a randomized controlled trial show that tubes do not significantly lower the rate of episodes compared wit...
Michael E. Pichichero, MD
Jan 10th, 2020 - In 2000, pneumococcal conjugate vaccine 7 (PCV7) was introduced in the United States, and in 2010, PCV13 was introduced. When each of those vaccines were used, they reduced acute otitis media (AOM) incidence caused by the pneumococcal types includ.
MDedge Infectious Disease; Bruce Jancin
Jun 11th, 2019 - LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA – Prevention or early effective treatment of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection in infants and small children holds the promise of sharply reduced burdens of both acute otitis media (AOM) and pneumonia, Terho Heikkinen.
Pediatric News; Michael E. Pichichero, MD
Jan 25th, 2018 - It’s a new year and a new respiratory season so my thoughts turn to the most common infection in pediatrics where an antibiotic might appropriately be prescribed – acute otitis media (AOM). The guidelines of the American Academy of Pediatrics were.
Nov 27th, 2017 - Predicting Treatment Failure in Young Children With Acute Otitis Media Current guidelines suggest that an initial observation period ("watchful waiting") is an option for children younger than 2 years with nonsevere acute otitis media (AOM), an...