Advanced Therapy of Otitis Media

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PMPH-USA, 2004 - Medical - 554 pages
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'Advanced Therapy of Otitis Media provides answers to clinical care questions from the most common problems to rare complications and sequelae of otitis media. The book targets clinicians who take care of patients with a variety of otolaryngological presentations every day. Each chapter in the book focuses on an approach to a specific clinical topic; diagnostic technique; therapeutic method; complication related question; or controversy. The chapters describe the subject, incidence, importance, etiology/pathogenesis, and management options.
 

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nice book explains in good detail the condition of otitis media.

Contents

Introduction
1
Diagnostic Methods
9
Examination of the Tympanic Membrane for Otitis Media
14
Epidemiology
21
Risk Factors for Otitis Media
26
Acute Otitis Media
32
ShortCourse Antibiotics for Acute Otitis Media
39
Management of Acute Otitis Media without Antibiotics
44
Other Complications of Tympanostomy Tubes
281
Persistent Tympanic Membrane Perforation following Surgical Insertion of Ventilation Tubes
287
Retained Tubes
290
Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media with Cholesteatoma
295
Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media without Cholesteatoma
299
External Ear Canal Polyp versus Mass in the External Ear Canal
306
Complications of Otitis Media
312
PeriauricularPostauricularExternal Ear Canal Swelling
318

Myringitis Bullosa
49
Acute Otitis Media with Perforation
52
The Red Eardrum
56
Myringotomy and Tympanocentesis
58
Viral Otitis Media
63
Acute Otitis Media and HIV Infection
69
Acute Otitis Media in Children with PenicillinAntibiotic Allergy
76
Antibiotic Management of Refractory Acute Otitis Media
83
Management of Acute Otitis Media in an AntibioticResistant Era Worldwide
95
Intramuscular Antimicrobial Therapy for Acute Otitis Media
101
Recurrent Acute Otitis Media
106
The OtitisProne Child
110
Ventilation Tubes for Recurrent Acute Otitis Media
113
Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Recurrent Acute Otitis Media
117
Adenoidectomy with and without Tonsillectomy for Recurrent Acute Otitis Media
122
Role of Nasopharyngeal Colonization in Recurrent Otitis Media
125
Viral Vaccines for Recurrent Acute Otitis Media
130
Bacterial Vaccines for Prevention of Acute Otitis Media
134
Mucosal Immunity and Nasal Immunization in the Treatment of Infectious Diseases of the Upper Respiratory Tract
138
Allergy TestingTreatment for Otitis Media
146
Prevention of Acute Otitis Media during the Common Cold
152
Rhinosinusitis in Recurrent Acute Otitis Media
158
Immune WorkupManagement for Recurrent Otitis Media
164
Immunoglobulins for Recurrent Acute Otitis Media
169
Otitis Media with Effusion
171
Antibiotics for Otitis Media with Effusion
175
Steroids for Chronic Otitis Media with Effusion in Children
180
Adjuvant Therapy for Otitis Media with Effusion
185
Autoinflation for the Treatment of Otitis Media with Effusion
189
Myringotomy and Tympanostomy Tubes for Otitis Media with Effusion
194
Ventilation Tube Placement in Ears with a Thin Eardrum or Myringosclerosis
199
Management of Otitis Media and Otitis Media with Effusion in the SpeechDelayed Child
203
LaserAssisted Myringotomy in Otitis Media
207
Adenoidectomy with and without Tonsillectomy for Otitis Media with Effusion
210
LongLasting Tubes for Otitis Media with Effusion
214
Mastoidectomy in Chronic Otitis Media with Effusion
218
Incidental Middle EarMastoid Fluid in Computed TomographyMagnetic Resonance Imaging
224
Type of Tube to Insert
231
Complications of Ventilation Tubes
238
Water Precautions with Tympanostomy Tubes
242
Eardrops for Otorrhea
246
Ototoxicity owing to Eardrops
254
Oral Antibiotic Treatment for Purulent Ear Discharge
258
Intravenous Antibiotics for Otorrhea
261
Evaluation and Treatment of Recurrent PostTympanostomy Otorrhea
266
Workup and Management of Chronic Otorrhea
271
MethicillinResistant Staphylococcus aureus Otorrhea
278
Acute Mastoiditis
325
Chronic Mastoiditis
330
Facial Paralysis in Otitis Media
334
Balance and Otitis Media
337
Sensorineural Hearing Impairment
343
Labyrinthitis
348
Cholesterol Granuloma of the Middle Ear and Mastoid Blue Ear
355
Subperiosteal AbscessBezolds Abscess
359
Petrositis
362
Epidural Abscess and Subdural Empyema
365
Lateral Sinus Thrombosis and Otitic Hydrocephalus
369
Meningitis
374
Cerebritis and Brain Abscess
379
Sequelae of Otitis Media
382
Tympanosclerosis
387
Dimeric Tympanic Membrane
392
Middle Ear Atelectasis
394
Adhesive Otitis Media
398
Retraction Pockets
400
Cholesteatoma
406
Ossicular DiscontinuityFixation
414
Conductive Hearing Loss
419
Effects of Otitis Media on Childrens Speech and Language
425
Tympanoplasty in the Young Child
431
State of Eustachian Tube Function in Tympanoplasty
436
Persistent Perforation after Tympanoplasty
440
Ventilation Tubes in Association with Tympanoplasty
447
Miscellaneous Topics on Otitis Media
453
Otitis Media in Newborn Infants
458
Acute Otitis Media and Otitis Media with Effusion in the Immunocompromised Child
462
Acute Otitis MediaOtitis Media with Effusion in Children with Cleft Palate
465
Acute Otitis MediaOtitis Media with Effusion in Craniofacial Syndromes
468
Otitis Media and Its Complications in Congenital Aural Atresia
474
Exclusively Unilateral Recurrent Acute Otitis Media or Otitis Media with Effusion
478
Otitis Media in Teenagers and Adults
483
Effect of Season in the Treatment of Acute Otitis Media and Otitis Media with Effusion
488
Nosocomial Otitis Media Hospital and Pediatric Intensive Care UnitAcquired Disease
491
PersistentRecurrent Otalgia
496
Persistent or Recurrent Negative Middle Ear Pressure
501
Management of Acute Otitis Media or Mastoiditis in Children with Cochlear Implants
508
Tuberculous Otitis Media
512
Treatment of Otitis Media in the Managed Care Environment
516
CostEffectiveness in Treatment of Otitis Media
520
Treatment of Otitis Media in Regions with Limited Health Care
526
Parental Counseling in Otitis Media
531
Index
537
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'Associate Professor of OtolaryngologyUniversity of Pittsburgh School of MedicineDepartment of Pediatric OtolaryngologyChildren’s Hospital of Pittsburgh'Eberly Professor of Pediatric OtolaryngologyUniversity of Pittsburgh School of MedicineDirector, Department of Pediatric OtolaryngologyChildren’s Hospital of Pittsburgh'Professor of OtolaryngologyUniversity of Pittsburgh School of MedicineDirector of Research and EducationDepartment of Pediatric OtolaryngologyChildren’s Hospital of Pittsburgh 'Associate ProfessorDepartment of OtolaryngologyUniversity of Pittsburgh School of MedicineDepartment o f Pediatric OtolaryngologyChildren’s Hospital of Pittsburgh'Research Associate ProfessorDepartment of Otolaryngology & PediatricsUniversity of Pittsburgh School of MedicineDepartment of Pediatric OtolaryngologyChildren’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

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