Chronic suppurative otitis media without cholesteatoma in children in southern Israel: incidence and risk factors.

@article{1991ChronicSO,
  title={Chronic suppurative otitis media without cholesteatoma in children in southern Israel: incidence and risk factors.},
  author={},
  journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal},
  year={1991},
  volume={10 12},
  pages={
          895-9
        }
}
The incidence and risk factors for chronic suppurative otitis media without cholesteatoma in children in Southern Israel were determined by comparing 88 children with the disease to 76 controls with similar age distribution who visited 3 clinics serving representative populations of the region. Data were collected during the child's visit to the clinic by means of a structured interview with the parents and by extracting information from medical records. The calculated yearly incidence was 39… CONTINUE READING