Comparison of the Duration of Patency and Closure Rate between Laser-Assisted Myringotomy and Incisional Myringotomy in Infants with Acute Otitis Media

@inproceedings{Cohen2005ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the Duration of Patency and Closure Rate between Laser-Assisted Myringotomy and Incisional Myringotomy in Infants with Acute Otitis Media},
  author={David Jacques Cohen and Dan Engelhard and Netta Gatt and Ronen Perez and Yossi Shechter and David Raveh},
  year={2005}
}
OBJECTIVES: There has been a renewed interest in myringotomy in recent years due to the limited results of antibiotic treatment and undesirable e ffects of ventilating tubes. The purpose of this study was to compare the duration of patency and closure rate between laser-assisted myringotomy (LAM) and incisional myringotomy (IM) applications in infants with… CONTINUE READING