Acute Otitis Media

TitleTypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
Bugs and Drugs on the Web - Pages on EaracheWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
National electronic Library of Infection
Editorial - Antibiotics for upper respiratory tract infections and conjunctivitis in primary care.Journal article
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British Medical Journal (BMJ)12/08/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Ear infectionPublic leaflet
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online02/03/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Otitis mediaPublic leaflet
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online09/11/2005
Factsheet about Drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumonaie diseaseFactsheetEvidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)06/10/2005
Inflammation of the middle ear (otitis media)FactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor02/06/2005
Identification of Moraxella species and morphologically similar organisms (BSOP ID11)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
PRODIGY Clinical Recommendation - Otitis media - acuteCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/06/2004
Antibiotics for acute otitis media in children (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library26/01/2004
Diagnosis and management of childhood otitis media in primary careCare guidelineEvidence citedScottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN)01/02/2003
A randomised trial of pragmatic strategies to manage otitis media in primary careResearch studyRCTREFER (REsearch Findings Electronic Register)23/04/2002
Short course antibiotics for acute otitis media (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library24/12/2000
Treatment of Acute Otitis Media with a Shortened Course of AntibioticsReviewMeta analysis
Journal of The American Medical Association (JAMA)03/06/98