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ALLMedicine™ Otitis Media Center

Research & Reviews  2,472 results

Clustering upper airway physicals, otitis media with effusion and auditory functions in...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anl.2021.07.001
Auris, Nasus, Larynx; Aslıer M, Aslıer NGY et. al.

Jul 26th, 2021 - Adenoid hypertrophy (AH) has been identified as a cause of otitis media with effusion (OME), which is the most common cause of childhood hearing loss. Indeed, there may be other upper airway-related predisposing factors such as, location of the ad...

Tympanoplasty with an Intact Stapes Superstructure in Chronic Otitis Media.
https://doi.org/10.5152/iao.2021.9267
The Journal of International Advanced Otology; Schlemmer K, Qingsong L et. al.

Jul 26th, 2021 - The objective of our study was to ascertain the functional results in terms of air bone gap (ABG) closure over 4 frequencies (0.5, 1, 2, 3 kHz) in patients with chronic otitis media (COM) that underwent tympanoplasty in the presence of a mobile st...

Nasopharyngeal cultures in children with AOM - A retrospective study on bacteriological...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2021.110848
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Jinhage M, Hermansson A et. al.

Jul 25th, 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...

Increasing guideline-concordant durations of antibiotic therapy for acute otitis media.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2021.07.016
The Journal of Pediatrics; Frost HM, Lou Y et. al.

Jul 18th, 2021 - To compare the effectiveness of two interventions in improving prescribing of guideline-concordant durations of therapy for acute otitis media (AOM). This was a quasi-experimental mixed methods analysis that compared a bundled quality improvement ...

Association of Pepsin With Inflammatory Signaling and Effusion Viscosity in Pediatric O...
https://doi.org/10.1002/lary.29749
The Laryngoscope; Samuels TL, Khampang P et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - Otitis media (OM) is a common inflammatory disease spectrum. Cytokine signaling, neutrophil activity, and mucin hypersecretion during recurrent and chronic OM contribute to persistent, viscous middle ear (ME) effusions, hearing loss, and potential...

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Guidelines  11 results

Updated Guidelines for the Management of Acute Otitis Media in Children by the Italian ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002452
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Marchisio P, Galli L et. al.

Dec 26th, 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....

Updated Guidelines for the Management of Acute Otitis Media in Children by the Italian ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002430
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Marchisio P, Bortone B et. al.

Dec 26th, 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...

Updated Guidelines for the Management of Acute Otitis Media in Children by the Italian ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002429
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Chiappini E, Ciarcià M et. al.

Dec 26th, 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 ...

Clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of otitis media with effu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anl.2017.03.018
Auris, Nasus, Larynx; Ito M, Takahashi H et. al.

May 5th, 2017 - To (1) indicate the definition, the disease state, methods of diagnosis, and testing for otitis media with effusion (OME) in childhood (<12 years); and (2) recommend methods of treatment in accordance with the evidence-based consensus reached by t...

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma: United Kingdom National Multidisciplinary Guidelines.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4873914
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Simo R, Robinson M et. al.

Nov 14th, 2016 - This is the official guideline endorsed by the specialty associations involved in the care of head and neck cancer patients in the UK. Although much commoner in the eastern hemisphere, with an age-standardised incidence rate of 0.39 per 100 000 po...

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Drugs  598 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  117 results

Effect of Probiotics on Nasopharyngeal Microbiome of Children With Otitis Media With Effusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03277820

Apr 7th, 2020 - The aim of this study is to investigate whether the microbiota in the upper respiratory tract (nasopharynx, adenoids and middle ear fluid) of otitis media with effusion (OME) patients is changed after 4 weeks of probiotic product intake. Therefore...

Evaluate Pathogens and Immunity to Acute Otitis Media in Healthy Children.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02591563

Dec 18th, 2019 - A prospective evaluation of bacterial pathogens Streptococcus. pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, Moraxella. catarrhalis and Staphylococcus aureus and their antibiotic susceptibility when colonizing the nasopharynx and/or causing acute otitis med...

Efficacy of Tympanostomy Tubes for Children With Recurrent Acute Otitis Media
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02567825

Oct 30th, 2019 - Tympanostomy tube placement (TTP) for recurrent acute otitis media (rAOM) is frequently performed in children under 3 years of age; however, a critical need exists to establish its risk/benefit ratio. Seventy percent of children experience at leas...

COMPAS (Clinical Otitis Media & Pneumonia Study): Pneumonia & Acute Otitis Media (AOM ) Efficacy Study of the Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00466947

Jul 15th, 2019 - The Protocol Posting has been updated in order to comply with the FDA Amendment Act, Sep 2007. The following vaccines will be offered by the sponsor: Two doses of hepatitis A vaccine will be offered to all subjects to comply with national recommen...

Vaccination Impact Against Pneumococcal Disease on Acute Otitis Media Morbidity in Colombian Children < 5 Years of Age
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02567747

Jun 9th, 2019 - The purpose of this study is to provide data on trends of morbidity due to Acute Otitis Media (AOM) (primary analysis) and morbidity and mortality due to pneumonia, and AOM related health care resources before and after the introduction of vaccina...

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News  276 results

Ear Tubes No Better Than Antibiotics for Otitis Media in Young Kids
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951037

May 12th, 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...

Streptococcus pneumoniae: Osmosis Study Video
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/933901

Jul 30th, 2020 - Streptococcus pneumoniae , or pneumococcus, is an encapsulated, gram-positive, catalase-negative, alpha-hemolytic, facultative anaerobic member of the genus Streptococcus that is sensitive to ethylhydrocupreine hydrochloride. It produces an immuno...

Streptococcus pneumoniae: Osmosis Study Video
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/933901

Jul 30th, 2020 - Streptococcus pneumoniae , or pneumococcus, is an encapsulated, gram-positive, catalase-negative, alpha-hemolytic, facultative anaerobic member of the genus Streptococcus that is sensitive to ethylhydrocupreine hydrochloride. It produces an immuno...

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge About Fall Allergies
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/884925_2

Jul 5th, 2020 - Perform otoscopy to look for tympanic membrane retraction, air/fluid levels, or bubbles. Pneumatic otoscopy can be considered to look for abnormal tympanic membrane mobility. These findings can be associated with allergic rhinitis, particularly if...

Antibiotic resistance rises among pneumococcus strains in kids
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/218142/infectious-diseases/antibiotic-resistance-rises-among-pneumococcus?channel=311
Heidi Splete

Mar 1st, 2020 - Antibiotic resistance in strains of Streptococcus pneumoniae has been rising since 2013 because of changing susceptibility profiles, based on data from 1,201 isolates collected from 448 children in primary care settings. “New strains expressing ca.

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Patient Education  10 results see all →