Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, May 8th, 2001
Outcomes were the same in groups given five, seven, or 10 days of antibiotics, except for children who had had AOM in the preceding month, said M.E. Pichichero and colleagues in Rochester, New York.
They studied outcomes in 2,172 children who received varying durations of antibiotics over the course of one year. Their results were published in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. Prescribed antibiotics included amoxicillin (61.9% of patients),...
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