Advertisement

Topics

Study to Characterize and Identify Bacteria Causing Acute Otitis Media in Young Egyptian Children

2014-07-23 21:08:29 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this epidemiological study is to identify and characterize the bacteria causing Acute Otitis Media episodes in children aged >= 3 months to < 5 years in Egypt.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Acute Otitis Media

Intervention

Middle ear fluid and urine.

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

GlaxoSmithKline

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:08:29-0400

Clinical Trials [1337 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Osteopathic Otitis Media Research Study

The purpose of this study is to determine if the application of osteopathic manipulative medicine speeds the rate of resolution of middle ear effusion (fluid) in children following an epis...

Effect of Probiotics on Nasopharyngeal Microbiome of Children With Otitis Media With Effusion

The aim of this study is to investigate whether the microbiota in the upper respiratory tract (nasopharynx, adenoids and middle ear fluid) of otitis media with effusion (OME) patients is c...

Xylitol Syrup for the Prevention of Acute Otitis Media in Otitis-prone Children

The primary objective of the proposed study is to determine the effectiveness and safety of orally administered viscous-adherent xylitol syrup given in a dose of five grams three times dai...

Bacterial Assessment of Middle Ear Fluid in Children Undergoing Ventilation Tube Placement Surgery

Children with chronic otitis media have more resistant bacteria that require surgical intervention to eradicate the infections. The study will evaluate the dominant bacteria and their sens...

Acute Otitis Media and Nasopharyngeal Colonization Caused by Vaccine Serotypes of Strep Pneumoniae in Healthy Children

The purpose of this study is to assess the effectiveness of Prevnar 13 against pneumococcal acute otitis media.

PubMed Articles [12225 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Antibiotic Recommendations for Acute Otitis Media and Acute Bacterial Sinusitis: Conundrum No More.

There has been a substantial change in the prevalence and microbiologic characteristics of cases of acute otitis media secondary to the widespread use of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines. Current trend...

Microbiological Profile From Middle Ear And Nasopharynx In Patients Suffering From Chronic Active Mucosal Otitis Media.

Chronic otitis media is described as a tympanic membrane perforation and ear discharge for more than six weeks duration. Ascending infection from the nasopharynx into the middle ear cleft has been att...

Elevated Level of Myeloperoxidase-Deoxyribonucleic Acid Complex in the Middle Ear Fluid Obtained From Patients With Otitis Media Associated With Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody-associated Vasculitis.

The purpose was to explore the presence of myeloperoxidase (MPO)-deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) complex as a surrogate marker of neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs) in the middle ear fluid, and to clar...

Impact of influenza vaccine on childhood otitis media in Taiwan: A population-based study.

Acute otitis media (AOM) is a common infectious disease in children and usually accompanied by a preceding viral respiratory tract infection, especially in the preschool-age population. The study aime...

Otitis media with effusion in the boxer: a report of seven cases.

The aim of this study was to describe otitis media with effusion in seven boxers. All dogs presented with a range of clinical signs, which included head shaking, neurological dysfunction, pain on open...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Inflammation of the ear, which may be marked by pain (EARACHE), fever, HEARING DISORDERS, and VERTIGO. Inflammation of the external ear is OTITIS EXTERNA; of the middle ear, OTITIS MEDIA; of the inner ear, LABYRINTHITIS.

Ventilation of the middle ear in the treatment of secretory (serous) otitis media, usually by placement of tubes or grommets which pierce the tympanic membrane.

Inflammation of the middle ear with purulent discharge.

Inflammation of the MIDDLE EAR including the AUDITORY OSSICLES and the EUSTACHIAN TUBE.

Inflammation of the middle ear with a clear pale yellow-colored transudate.

More From BioPortfolio on "Study to Characterize and Identify Bacteria Causing Acute Otitis Media in Young Egyptian Children"

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 

Relevant Topics

Pediatrics
Pediatrics is the general medicine of childhood. Because of the developmental processes (psychological and physical) of childhood, the involvement of parents, and the social management of conditions at home and at school, pediatrics is a specialty. With ...

Urology
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Erectile Dysfunction Urology Urology is the branch of medicine concerned with the urinary tract and diseases that affect it. Examples include urethritis, urethrostenosis and incontinence. Urology is a su...


Searches Linking to this Trial