Fifteen children with otitis media with effusion were followed before and after air travel. The purpose of the study was to determine if the young patients who fly with otitis media with effusion are at risk for the development of "barotitis". No children with otitis media became symptomatic, though same normal ears did become symptomatic. The authors describe the physiopathological details of this different findings.
|Translated title of the contribution||Catarrhal otitis media in children and air travel|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Pediatria Medica e Chirurgica|
|Publication status||Published - Nov 1989|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health