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Home Wellness Research Ear Infections (Otitis Media) Treatment With Antibiotics Made No Difference in Outcome Than in No Treatment

Treatment With Antibiotics Made No Difference in Outcome Than in No Treatment

Thursday, 30 October 2008 15:33

Records from 2,089 otitis media patients were examined to determine incidence and treatment success. There was no difference in success rates between antibiotic and no antibiotic therapies.

Tilyard MW; Dovey SM; Walker SA   Otitis media treatment in New Zealand general practice   N Z Med J. 1997 (Apr 25);   110 (1042):   143-145