Prognostic effect of pre- and post-admission antibiotic treatment in paediatric acute mastoiditis

@article{Carmel2016PrognosticEO,
  title={Prognostic effect of pre- and post-admission antibiotic treatment in paediatric acute mastoiditis},
  author={E. Carmel and J. Curotta and A. Cheng},
  journal={The Journal of Laryngology & Otology},
  year={2016},
  volume={131},
  pages={S12 - S17}
}
Abstract Objective: To evaluate the effect of pre- and post-admission antibiotic treatment in paediatric acute mastoiditis. Design: Retrospective study. Method: Eighty-eight children with acute mastoiditis, from 2003 to 2012, were studied to investigate the effect of antibiotic therapy on short and long-term sequelae. Results: The median period of antibiotic therapy immediately following hospital discharge was 10 days (range, 5–49 days; standard deviation = 7.46). There were no sequelae within… Expand
5 Citations
Facial palsy in a baby with acute otitis media
Otitis, Sinusitis, and Mastoiditis
  • W. Berry
  • Medicine
  • Introduction to Clinical Infectious Diseases
  • 2018
  • PDF
Diversity and quality in otolaryngology research
  • R. Harvey
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of Laryngology & Otology
  • 2017
  • PDF
Centralised databases as a primer for research.
  • R. Harvey
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of laryngology and otology
  • 2017
  • PDF

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 24 REFERENCES
Algorithmic management of pediatric acute mastoiditis.
  • 56
[Acute mastoiditis: increase of incidence and controversies in antibiotic treatment].
  • 5
Acute mastoiditis--the antibiotic era: a multicenter study.
  • 176
Conservative management of acute mastoiditis in children.
  • 58
Mastoid subperiosteal abscess: a review of 51 cases.
  • 35
Acute mastoiditis and osteomyelitis of the temporal bone.
  • 35
A Systematic Review of Diagnostic Criteria for Acute Mastoiditis in Children
  • 69
...
1
2
3
...