Journal article icon

Journal article

Antibiotic therapy to prevent the development of asymptomatic middle ear effusion in children with acute otitis media: a meta-analysis of individual patient data.

Abstract:

OBJECTIVES: To determine predictors of the development of asymptomatic middle ear effusion (MEE) in children with acute otitis media (AOM) and to assess the effect of antibiotic therapy in preventing the development of MEE in these children. DATA SOURCES: A systematic literature search was performed using PubMed, EMBASE, the Cochrane databases, and the proceedings of international otitis media symposia. STUDY SELECTION: A trial was selected if the allocation of participants to treatment was ...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1001/archoto.2007.3

Authors


Expand authors...
Journal:
Archives of otolaryngology--head and neck surgery
Volume:
134
Issue:
2
Pages:
128-132
Publication date:
2008-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1538-361X
ISSN:
0886-4470
URN:
uuid:539ec6a0-b626-43ad-ad15-2136a8bcf600
Source identifiers:
215812
Local pid:
pubs:215812

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP