Acute Otitis media: Diagnosis and management
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Acute otitis media is a common infection, especially in young children, and may be of viral or bacterial origin. Most cases will resolve spontaneously within 3-7 days, but there are circumstances when a prescription for antibiotics may be appropriate, and in some cases urgent referral or admission is warranted.
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PRACTICE NURSE FEATURED ARTICLE
Antibiotic resistance: what can we do? Dr Ed Warren
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