Otitis media: treatment with intranasal aerosolized surfactant.

  title={Otitis media: treatment with intranasal aerosolized surfactant.},
  author={Sujana S Chandrasekhar and Alan J. Mautone},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  volume={114 3},
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS The objective was to determine the effect of intranasal surfactant alone and with other medications administered by metered dose inhaler aerosol on the function of the eustachian tube and on the resolution of experimentally induced otitis media with effusion (OME) and acute otitis media (AOM). STUDY DESIGN Randomized, experimental, controlled animal studies. METHODS Previously unreported (experiment 4) as well as published (experiments 1-3) data were detailed so that… CONTINUE READING