Etiology of bilateral vs. unilateral acute otitis media

Weintrub, Peggy Sue
December 2007
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Dec2007, Vol. 92 Issue 12, p1141
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "Etiology of Bilateral vs. Unilateral Acute Otitis Media," which appeared in the "Journal Watch Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine." The observation option for acute otitis media has gained popularity and has been shown to markedly reduce antibiotic prescription use. It has been giving families a prescription to fill only if their child does not improve.


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