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Research & Reviews 230 results
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Schafer A, Mousset M et. al.
Jan 9th, 2022 - To compare the incidence of middle ear effusion (MEE) at the time of bilateral tympanostomy tube insertion (BTI) for recurrent acute otitis media (rAOM) patients initially seen in-office or via telehealth. After obtaining IRB approval from Nationw...
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Favoretto MH, Mitre EI et. al.
Jan 7th, 2022 - The incidence of respiratory diseases has dropped during the school closures at the COVID-19 pandemic including acute otitis media (AOM) among the pediatric population. This study included 2090 patients under 12 years old, that were diagnosed with...
Pediatrics Muniz GB, Shope TR et. al.
Dec 2nd, 2021 - Acute otitis media (AOM) is the most frequent reason for children to be prescribed antimicrobial treatment. Surfactants are naturally occurring substances that may restore the eustachian tube's function and potentially enhance resolution of AOM. T...
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Paker M, Pichkhadze E et. al.
Nov 24th, 2021 - Bacteriology and antibiotic resistance trends changed considerably following introduction of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCV) 7 and 13, with differences between geographic regions. The objective of this study was to evaluate changes in ac...
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...
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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 51 results
Jan 12th, 2022 - Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, pediatricians have been seeing fewer cases of all respiratory illnesses, including acute otitis media (AOM). However, as I prepare this column, an uptick has commenced and likely will continue in an upward trajec...
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.