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Topical antibiotics with steroids for chronic suppurative otitis media

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Chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM) is a chronic inflammation and often polymicrobial infection of the middle ear and mastoid cavity, characterised by ear discharge (otorrhoea) through a perforated tympanic membrane. The predominant symptoms of CSOM are ear discharge and hearing loss. Topical antibiotics act to kill or inhibit the growth of micro‐organisms that may be responsible for the infection. Antibiotics can be used alone or in addition to other...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1002/14651858.cd013054.pub2

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
Oxford college:
Balliol College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-1261-5876
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Publisher:
Cochrane Collaboration Publisher's website
Journal:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Journal website
Volume:
2020
Issue:
8
Article number:
CD013054
Publication date:
2020-08-27
Acceptance date:
2018-06-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-493X
ISSN:
1469-493X
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1132711
Local pid:
pubs:1132711
Deposit date:
2020-09-18

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