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Update: Acute otitis media

Shaikh, N and Hoberman, A (2010) Update: Acute otitis media. Pediatric Annals, 39 (1). 28 - 33. ISSN 0090-4481

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In an era of increased bacterial resistance, use of stringent criteria for distinguishing AOM from OME will result in more judicious use of antimicrobials. Amoxicillin (at higher dosages in young and also otherwise high-risk children) continues to be the standard regimen for treating AOM.


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Item Type: Article
Status: Published
CreatorsEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Shaikh, Nnas67@pitt.eduNAS67
Hoberman, A
Date: 1 January 2010
Date Type: Publication
Journal or Publication Title: Pediatric Annals
Volume: 39
Number: 1
Page Range: 28 - 33
DOI or Unique Handle: 10.3928/00904481-20091222-03
Schools and Programs: School of Medicine > Pediatrics
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 0090-4481
MeSH Headings: Amoxicillin--administration & dosage; Anti-Bacterial Agents--administration & dosage; Child; Child, Preschool; Drug Administration Schedule; Humans; Infant; Otitis Media--diagnosis; Otitis Media--drug therapy; Otitis Media--physiopathology; Otitis Media with Effusion--diagnosis; Otitis Media with Effusion--drug therapy; Otitis Media with Effusion--physiopathology; Risk Factors; Seasons; Social Class; Tympanic Membrane--pathology; Tympanic Membrane--physiopathology
PubMed ID: 20151622
Date Deposited: 11 Sep 2012 14:21
Last Modified: 04 Feb 2019 16:55


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