Title

Antibiotics for acute otitis media in children (Review)

Date of this Version

1-1-2015

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Details

Citation only

Venekamp RP, Sanders SL, Glasziou PP, Del Mar CB, Rovers MM (2015). Antibiotics for acute otitis media in children. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 6, 1-85.

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© Copyright, The Cochrane Collaboration, 2015

2015 HERDC Submission


ISSN

1469-493X

Abstract

Acute otitis media (AOM) is one of the most common diseases in early infancy and childhood. Antibiotic use for AOM varies from 56% in the Netherlands to 95% in the USA, Canada and Australia. This is an update of a Cochrane review first published in The Cochrane Library in Issue 1, 1997 and previously updated in 1999, 2005, 2009 and 2013.

 

This document has been peer reviewed.