Latest & greatest articles for otitis media

The Trip Database is a leading resource to help health professionals find trustworthy answers to their clinical questions. Users can access the latest research evidence and guidance to answer their clinical questions. We have a large collection of systematic reviews, clinical guidelines, regulatory guidance, clinical trials and many other forms of evidence. If you wanted the latest trusted evidence on otitis media or other clinical topics then use Trip today.

This page lists the very latest high quality evidence on otitis media and also the most popular articles. Popularity measured by the number of times the articles have been clicked on by fellow users in the last twelve months.

What is Trip?

Trip is a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care.

Trip has been online since 1997 and in that time has developed into the internet’s premier source of evidence-based content. Our motto is ‘Find evidence fast’ and this is something we aim to deliver for every single search.

As well as research evidence we also allow clinicians to search across other content types including images, videos, patient information leaflets, educational courses and news.

For further information on Trip click on any of the questions/sections on the left-hand side of this page. But if you still have questions please contact us via jon.brassey@tripdatabase.com

Top results for otitis media

81. Adapting your practice: treatment and recommendations for homeless children with otitis media.

Adapting your practice: treatment and recommendations for homeless children with otitis media. Guidelines and Measures | Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality HHS.gov Search ahrq.gov Search ahrq.gov Menu Topics A - Z Healthcare Delivery Latest available findings on quality of and access to health care Searchable database of AHRQ Grants, Working Papers & HHS Recovery Act Projects AHRQ Projects funded by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Trust Fund You are here Guidelines and Measures

2009 Health Care for the Homeless (HCH) Clinician's Network

82. Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines for preventing otitis media. (Full text)

Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines for preventing otitis media. Acute otitis media (AOM) is a very common early infancy and childhood disease. The marginal benefits of antibiotics on AOM, the increasing problem of bacterial resistance to antibiotics, and the huge estimated direct and indirect annual costs associated with otitis media (OM) have prompted a search for effective vaccines to prevent AOM.To assess the effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCVs) in preventing AOM in children up

2009 Cochrane PubMed

83. Recurrence up to 3.5 years after antibiotic treatment of acute otitis media in very young Dutch children: survey of trial participants. (Full text)

Recurrence up to 3.5 years after antibiotic treatment of acute otitis media in very young Dutch children: survey of trial participants. To determine the long term effects of antibiotic treatment for acute otitis media in young children.Prospective three year follow-up study within the framework of a primary care based, double blind, randomised, placebo controlled trial.53 general practices in the Netherlands.168 children aged 6 months to 2 years with acute otitis media.Amoxicillin 40 mg/kg/day (...) in three doses compared with placebo.Recurrence of acute otitis media; referral to secondary care; ear, nose, and throat surgery.Acute otitis media recurred in 63% (47/75) of children in the amoxicillin group and in 43% (37/86) of the placebo group (risk difference 20%, 95% confidence interval 5% to 35%); 30% (24/78 amoxicillin; 27/89 placebo) of children in both groups were referred to secondary care, and 21% (16/78) of the amoxicillin group compared with 30% (27/90) of the placebo group had ear, nose

2009 BMJ PubMed

84. Topical intranasal corticosteroids in 4-11 year old children with persistent bilateral otitis media with effusion in primary care: double blind randomised placebo controlled trial. (Full text)

Topical intranasal corticosteroids in 4-11 year old children with persistent bilateral otitis media with effusion in primary care: double blind randomised placebo controlled trial. To determine the clinical effectiveness of topical intranasal corticosteroids in children with bilateral otitis media with effusion.Double blind randomised placebo controlled trial.76 Medical Research Council General Practice Research Framework practices throughout the United Kingdom, between 2004 and 2007.217 (...) children aged 4-11 years who had at least one practice recorded episode of otitis media or a related ear problem in the previous 12 months, and with bilateral otitis media with effusion confirmed by a research nurse using otoscopy plus micro-tympanometry (B/B or B/C2, modified Jerger types).Mometasone furoate 50 microg or placebo spray given once daily into each nostril for three months.Proportions of children cured of bilateral otitis media with effusion assessed with tympanometry (C1 or A type

2009 BMJ PubMed

85. Ventilation tubes (Grommets) effective for recurrent acute otitis media

Ventilation tubes (Grommets) effective for recurrent acute otitis media PEARLS Practical Evidence About Real Life Situations PEARLS are succinct summaries of Cochrane Systematic Reviews for primary care practitioners. They Grommets effective for recurrent acute otitis media Clinical question How effective are grommets for recurrent acute otitis media (AOM) in children? Bottom line Grommets have a significant role in maintaining a "disease-free" state in the first 6 months after insertion (...) , in children aged 3 years or younger. In one study, grommets reduced the number of episodes of acute otitis media by an average of 1.5 episodes per child (a reduction of approximately 70%), and significantly increased the proportion of children with no episodes of AOM. The other study reviewed also found a higher proportion of patients in the grommet group had no episodes of AOM in the 6 months after intervention, but the difference was not statistically significant. The effect size was small in terms

2009 Cochrane PEARLS

86. New vaccines against otitis media: projected benefits and cost-effectiveness

New vaccines against otitis media: projected benefits and cost-effectiveness New vaccines against otitis media: projected benefits and cost-effectiveness New vaccines against otitis media: projected benefits and cost-effectiveness O'Brien MA, Prosser LA, Paradise JL, Ray GT, Kulldorff M, Kurs-Lasky M, Hinrichsen VL, Mehta J, Colborn DK, Lieu TA Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief (...) summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. CRD summary This study assessed three vaccines, compared with no vaccination, for preventing acute otitis media in infants and young children. The authors found that these vaccines could prevent millions of acute otitis media episodes and pneumococcal non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae vaccine could be cost-effective, compared with heptavalent

2009 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

87. Antibiotics versus placebo or watchful waiting for acute otitis media: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Antibiotics versus placebo or watchful waiting for acute otitis media: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2009 DARE.

88. A double-blind randomised placebo controlled trial of topical intranasal corticosteroids in 4- to11-year-old children with persistent bilateral otitis media with effusion in primary care

A double-blind randomised placebo controlled trial of topical intranasal corticosteroids in 4- to11-year-old children with persistent bilateral otitis media with effusion in primary care Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2009 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

89. Grommets (ventilation tubes) for recurrent acute otitis media in children. (Full text)

Grommets (ventilation tubes) for recurrent acute otitis media in children. Acute suppurative otitis media is one of the most common infectious diseases in childhood. Recurrent acute otitis media is defined for the purposes of this review as either three or more acute infections of the middle ear cleft in a six-month period, or at least four episodes in a year. Strategies for managing the condition include the assessment and modification of risk factors where possible, repeated courses (...) of antibiotics for each new infection, antibiotic prophylaxis and the insertion of ventilation tubes (grommets).To establish whether ventilation tube insertion reduces the frequency of episodes of recurrent acute otitis media and the proportion of children with symptoms of ear disease.We searched the Cochrane Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders Group Trials Register, the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL) (The Cochrane Library, Issue 1 2008), MEDLINE (1950 to 2008), EMBASE (1974 to 2008

2008 Cochrane PubMed

90. Once or twice daily versus three times daily amoxicillin with or without clavulanate for the treatment of acute otitis media. (Full text)

Once or twice daily versus three times daily amoxicillin with or without clavulanate for the treatment of acute otitis media. Acute otitis media (AOM) is a common problem in children, for which the antibiotic amoxicillin, with or without clavulanate, is frequently prescribed.To compare the effectiveness of one or two daily doses with three or four daily doses of amoxicillin, with or without clavulanate, for the treatment of AOM in children.We searched the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled

2008 Cochrane PubMed

91. Decongestants and antihistamines for acute otitis media in children. (Full text)

Decongestants and antihistamines for acute otitis media in children. Acute otitis media (AOM) is a common and important source of morbidity in children, although the majority of cases resolve spontaneously. While frequently recommended, decongestant and antihistamine therapy is of unclear benefit.To determine the efficacy of decongestant and antihistamine therapy in children with AOM on outcomes of AOM resolution, symptom resolution, medication side effects, and complications of AOM.In

2008 Cochrane PubMed

92. Review: antihistamines, decongestants, or both do not provide benefit in children with otitis media with effusion

Review: antihistamines, decongestants, or both do not provide benefit in children with otitis media with effusion Review: antihistamines, decongestants, or both do not provide benefit in children with otitis media with effusion | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username (...) and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: antihistamines, decongestants, or both do not provide benefit in children with otitis media with effusion Article Text Treatment Review: antihistamines

2008 Evidence-Based Nursing

93. Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics

Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics Review: children | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username (...) * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: children Article Text Therapeutics Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics Statistics from Altmetric.com Request Permissions If you wish to reuse any

2008 Evidence-Based Medicine (Requires free registration)

94. Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics

Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics Review: children | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password (...) * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: children Article Text Treatment Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics Statistics from Altmetric.com Request Permissions If you wish to reuse any or all

2008 Evidence-Based Nursing

95. Role of topical analgesia in acute otitis media.

Role of topical analgesia in acute otitis media. BestBets: Role of topical analgesia in acute otitis media. Role of topical analgesia in acute otitis media. Report By: Abdo Sattout - Senior Clinical Fellow in Emergency Medicine Search checked by Rachel Jenner - Consultant in Emergency Medicine Institution: Manchester Royal Infirmary Date Submitted: 8th December 2006 Date Completed: 25th January 2008 Last Modified: 25th January 2008 Status: Green (complete) Three Part Question In [acute otitis (...) media] is [the use of topical analgesia better than placebo] at [reducing pain and discomfort]? Clinical Scenario A 6 year-old boy presents to the emergency department with a two day history of earache and fever. After examination, Acute Otitis Media was diagnosed and a prescription for analgesia and oral antibiotic course were given. You wonder if the administration of topical analgesia (ie eardrops) would be helpful in providing additional and fast relief of this child's pain symptoms. Search

2008 BestBETS

96. Treatment and recommendations for homeless people with with Otitis Media

Treatment and recommendations for homeless people with with Otitis Media ADAPTING YOUR PRACTICE Treatment and Recommendations for Homeless Children with Otitis Media Otitis Media 12/19/08 ADAPTING YOUR PRACTICE Treatment and Recommendations for Homeless Children with Otitis Media Health Care for the Homeless Clinicians’ Network 2008 Second EditionADAPTING YOUR PRACTICE: Treatment & Recommendations for Homeless Children with Otitis Media Health Care for the Homeless Clinicians’ Network ii (...) Adapting Your Practice: Treatment and Recommendations for Homeless Children with Otitis Media was developed with support from the Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. All material in this document is in the public domain and may be used and reprinted without special permission. Citation as to source, however, is appreciated. Suggested citation: Creaven BK, Brodie L, Joseph SP, O'Dea K, Schulz B, Post P. Adapting Your Practice: Treatment

2008 National Health Care for the Homeless Council

97. Otitis media with effusion in under 12s: surgery

Otitis media with effusion in under 12s: surgery Otitis media with effusion in under 12s: Otitis media with effusion in under 12s: surgery surgery Clinical guideline Published: 27 February 2008 nice.org.uk/guidance/cg60 © NICE 2018. All rights reserved. Subject to Notice of rights (https://www.nice.org.uk/terms-and-conditions#notice-of- rights).Y Y our responsibility our responsibility The recommendations in this guideline represent the view of NICE, arrived at after careful consideration (...) be inconsistent with complying with those duties. Commissioners and providers have a responsibility to promote an environmentally sustainable health and care system and should assess and reduce the environmental impact of implementing NICE recommendations wherever possible. Otitis media with effusion in under 12s: surgery (CG60) © NICE 2018. All rights reserved. Subject to Notice of rights (https://www.nice.org.uk/terms-and- conditions#notice-of-rights). Page 2 of 28Contents Contents Overview 5 Who

2008 National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence - Clinical Guidelines

98. The clinical and cost effectiveness of surgical insertion of grommets for otitis media with effusion (glue ear) in children

The clinical and cost effectiveness of surgical insertion of grommets for otitis media with effusion (glue ear) in children The clinical and cost effectiveness of surgical insertion of grommets for otitis media with effusion (glue ear) in children The clinical and cost effectiveness of surgical insertion of grommets for otitis media with effusion (glue ear) in children NHS Quality Improvement Scotland Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from (...) a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation NHS Quality Improvement Scotland. The clinical and cost effectiveness of surgical insertion of grommets for otitis media with effusion (glue ear) in children. Glasgow: Quality Improvement Scotland (NHS QIS ). Evidence Note 22. 2008 Authors' conclusions Key points Otitis media with effusion (OME) is common in children. Most cases resolve spontaneously. Persistent (>=3 months), bilateral

2008 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

99. Topical aqueous 2% lignocaine eardrops reduced ear pain in children with acute otitis media

Topical aqueous 2% lignocaine eardrops reduced ear pain in children with acute otitis media Topical aqueous 2% lignocaine eardrops reduced ear pain in children with acute otitis mediaCommentary | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts (...) with acute otitis media Commentary Statistics from Altmetric.com F E Babl Dr F E Babl, Royal Children’s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia; franz.babl@rch.org.au QUESTION Are topical aqueous 2% lignocaine (lidocaine) eardrops effective for relieving ear pain in children with acute otitis media (AOM)? METHODS Design: randomised placebo controlled trial. Allocation: {concealed}.* Blinding: blinded (children, parents, clinicians administering treatment, and outcome assessors). Follow-up period

2008 Evidence-Based Nursing

100. Valuing reduced antibiotic use for pediatric acute otitis media

Valuing reduced antibiotic use for pediatric acute otitis media Valuing reduced antibiotic use for pediatric acute otitis media Valuing reduced antibiotic use for pediatric acute otitis media Meropol SB Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions (...) drawn. CRD summary The objective was to assess the costs and benefits associated with reduced antibiotic use in the treatment of acute otitis media for children aged under two years. The author concluded that reduced antibiotic use was unlikely to be acceptable from a parental perspective. Overall, there were a number of limitations associated with the reporting of this study and as a consequence the results cannot be validated. Type of economic evaluation Cost-utility analysis Study objective

2008 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.