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Ampicillin or Penicillin for Otitis Media: A Controversy Further Clarified

Ampicillin or Penicillin for Otitis Media: A Controversy Further Clarified Abstract To the Editor.—Our recent paper entitled "Antimicrobials in the Treatment of Acute Otitis Media," which was published in the March issue of the Journal (125:397-402, 1973), met with some criticisms by Gunnar B. Stickler, MD, of the Mayo Clinic in an invited editorial comment which followed titled "How Many More Treatment Trials in Otitis Media?" Dr. Stickler makes several points regarding our findings and conclusions. He References 1. Rudberg RD: Acute otitis media: Comparative therapeutic results of sulfonamide and penicillin administered in various forms . Acta Otolaryngol 113 ( (suppl) ):1-74, 1954. 2. Grönroos JA, et al: The aetiology of acute middle ear infection . Acta Otolaryngol 58:149-158, 1964.Crossref 3. Coffey JD Jr: Otitis media in the practice of pediatrics: Bacteriological and clinical observations . Pediatrics 38:25-32, 1966. 4. Howie VM, Ploussard JH, Lester RL Jr: Otitis media: A clinical and bacteriological correlation . Pediatrics 45:29-35, 1970. 5. Nilson BW, et al: Acute otitis media: Treatment results in relation to bacterial etiology . Pediatrics 43:351-358, 1969. 6. Howie VM, Ploussard JH: The "in vitro sensitivity test": Bacteriology of middle ear exudate during antimicrobial therapy in otitis media . Pediatrics 44:940-944, 1969. 7. Laxdal OE, Merida J, Jones RHT: Treatment of acute otitis media: A controlled study of 142 children . Can Med Assoc J 102:263-268, 1970. 8. Howie VM, Ploussard JH: Efficacy of fixed combination antibiotics vs separate components in otitis media . Clin Pediatr 11:205-214, 1972.Crossref 9. Fothergill LD, Wright J: Influenzal meningitis: The relationship of age incidence to bactericidal power of blood against the causal organism . J Immunol 24:273-284, 1933. 10. Sell SHW: The clinical importance of Hemophilis influenzae infections in children . Pediatr Clin North Am 17:415-426, 1970. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png American Journal of Diseases of Children American Medical Association

Ampicillin or Penicillin for Otitis Media: A Controversy Further Clarified

American Journal of Diseases of Children , Volume 126 (5) – Nov 1, 1973

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American Medical Association
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Copyright © 1973 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
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0002-922X
DOI
10.1001/archpedi.1973.02110190575027
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Abstract

Abstract To the Editor.—Our recent paper entitled "Antimicrobials in the Treatment of Acute Otitis Media," which was published in the March issue of the Journal (125:397-402, 1973), met with some criticisms by Gunnar B. Stickler, MD, of the Mayo Clinic in an invited editorial comment which followed titled "How Many More Treatment Trials in Otitis Media?" Dr. Stickler makes several points regarding our findings and conclusions. He References 1. Rudberg RD: Acute otitis media: Comparative therapeutic results of sulfonamide and penicillin administered in various forms . Acta Otolaryngol 113 ( (suppl) ):1-74, 1954. 2. Grönroos JA, et al: The aetiology of acute middle ear infection . Acta Otolaryngol 58:149-158, 1964.Crossref 3. Coffey JD Jr: Otitis media in the practice of pediatrics: Bacteriological and clinical observations . Pediatrics 38:25-32, 1966. 4. Howie VM, Ploussard JH, Lester RL Jr: Otitis media: A clinical and bacteriological correlation . Pediatrics 45:29-35, 1970. 5. Nilson BW, et al: Acute otitis media: Treatment results in relation to bacterial etiology . Pediatrics 43:351-358, 1969. 6. Howie VM, Ploussard JH: The "in vitro sensitivity test": Bacteriology of middle ear exudate during antimicrobial therapy in otitis media . Pediatrics 44:940-944, 1969. 7. Laxdal OE, Merida J, Jones RHT: Treatment of acute otitis media: A controlled study of 142 children . Can Med Assoc J 102:263-268, 1970. 8. Howie VM, Ploussard JH: Efficacy of fixed combination antibiotics vs separate components in otitis media . Clin Pediatr 11:205-214, 1972.Crossref 9. Fothergill LD, Wright J: Influenzal meningitis: The relationship of age incidence to bactericidal power of blood against the causal organism . J Immunol 24:273-284, 1933. 10. Sell SHW: The clinical importance of Hemophilis influenzae infections in children . Pediatr Clin North Am 17:415-426, 1970.

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American Journal of Diseases of ChildrenAmerican Medical Association

Published: Nov 1, 1973

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