Prognostic factors in complicated and uncomplicated chronic otitis media.

@article{Panda1996PrognosticFI,
  title={Prognostic factors in complicated and uncomplicated chronic otitis media.},
  author={Naresh Kumar Panda and Sunil Sreedharan and Sher Baj Singh Mann and Satish C. Sharma},
  journal={American journal of otolaryngology},
  year={1996},
  volume={17 6},
  pages={391-6}
}
PURPOSE The aim of the present study was to determine the factors that make a patient of chronic suppurative otitis media more susceptible to the development of a complication. MATERIALS AND METHODS A prospective study of 125 patients of both complicated and uncomplicated cases of chronic suppurative otitis media who underwent mastoid surgery was undertaken to study the percentage proportion of various complications and to correlate various variables, such as age, sex, duration of ear… CONTINUE READING