ACUTE OTITIS MEDIA IN CHILDREN

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Cherpillod, Jacques;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Ankara Tıp Fakültesi
  • Journal: International Journal of General Medicine,volume 4,pages421-423 (issn: 1178-7074, eissn: 1178-7074)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3119584, doi: 10.2147/IJGM.S10309
  • Subject: Evidence 2 Practice | acute otitis media | R5-920 | Medicine (General) | International Journal of General Medicine | antibiotics | watchful waiting
    mesheuropmc: humanities | human activities

Jacques CherpillodEar, Nose and Throat Department, Childrens’ University Hospital, Lausanne, SwitzerlandDate of preparation: 6th March 2011Conflict of interest: None declaredClinical question: What is the best treatment for acute otitis media in children?Resul... View more
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