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Specific Care Question

For children >2 years of age with uncomplicated acute otitis media (AOM), are short-course antibiotics (5 days) versus longer-course antibiotics (7-10 days), equivalent for the outcome of cure rate and adverse events?


Antibiotics; Short Course; Time Factor; Treatment Duration; Acute Otitis Media

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