Published in Vaccine Weekly, July 12th, 2006
Scientists in Turkey report, "The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of inactivated influenza vaccine in preventing acute otitis media (AOM) and otitis media with effusion (OME) in children aged 6 to 60 months who attend day care. This prospective, single-blind study was conducted in eight day care centers in Ankara, Turkey. One hundred nineteen (61 vaccinated and 58 unvaccinated against influenza) healthy children were examined at study entry and at six-week intervals for six months by the same two otorhinolaryngologists who were blinded about the...
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