Acute otitis media

Known as: Acute otitis media NOS, otitis media acute, Acute middle ear infection 
Acute otitis media is a short and generally painful infection of the middle ear. [HPO:probinson]
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Recommendations vary regarding immediate antimicrobial treatment versus watchful waiting for children younger than 2… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
An international group of multidisciplinary experts on middle-ear and paediatric infections met to explore where consensus exists… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE The goal was to estimate the population effect of 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on rates of acute otitis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE This study was undertaken to determine whether a change in the frequency or distribution of the causative pathogens in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT Acute otitis media (AOM) frequently complicates influenza infection. Previous studies have found influenza vaccine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To compare immediate with delayed prescribing of antibiotics for acute otitis media. DESIGN Open randomised… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Vaccines against respiratory viruses may be able to reduce the frequency of acute otitis media. Although the role of… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND The decision to seek medical advise for children during upper respiratory infections is largely based on the parental… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We studied a new approach to the prevention of acute otitis media through the administration of influenza vaccine to 187 day-care… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
In a double-blind study 171 children with acute otitis media (239 affected ears) were treated by four different methods: neither… (More)
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