TITLE

Review: Topical quinolones are better than systemic antibiotics for chronic supportive otitis media at up to 2 weeks

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 145 Issue 2, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a study which examines whether topical quinolones are better than systemic antibiotics for chronic supportive otitis media. Other things examined were, whether systemic antibiotics compare with topical antibiotics or antiseptics for ears with chronic discharge and eardrum perforations. It was seen that when compared to systemic quinolones, systemic nonquinolones, and topical chloramphenicol plus systemic nonquinolones, topical quinolones were better.
ACCESSION #
22493500

 

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