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Updated otitis media guidelines take tougher stand against routine treatment

AANP SmartBrief | Feb 08, 2016

New guidelines on otitis media with effusion call for screening at-risk children or those who have developmental delays or conditions that put them at higher risk, according to the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation. The guidelines, published in the journal Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, update 2004 recommendations and include a tougher stand against using medical treatment for otitis media unless there are exceptional circumstances. Medscape (free registration) (02/04)


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AANP SmartBrief | Feb 04, 2016

More states likely to expand Medicaid, HHS secretary says

AANP SmartBrief | Feb 09, 2016

Guidelines cover diabetes management for LTC, nursing facilities

AANP SmartBrief | Feb 04, 2016

Study: Brain, immune system changes seen with chronic pain

AANP SmartBrief | Feb 04, 2016

Expectant women need Zika testing after visiting affected areas, CDC says

AANP SmartBrief | Feb 09, 2016

Study examines effect of irregular sleep schedules on women's metabolic health

AANP SmartBrief | Feb 05, 2016

Almost half of obese adults are metabolically healthy, study says

AANP SmartBrief | Feb 10, 2016

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AANP SmartBrief | Feb 09, 2016

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AANP SmartBrief | Feb 08, 2016


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