However, biofilm structures have been identified on middle ear mucosa taken from children with recurrent acute otitis media and chronic otitis media with effusion.
What does RAOM stand for?
RAOM stands for Recurrent Acute Otitis Media (middle ear infection)
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- Regionale Adviesgroep Ouderenbeleid Flevoland (Dutch: Regional Aging Advisory Flevoland)
- Restricted Antimicrobial Order Form
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- Richmond Assembly of God (Australia)
- Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness
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- Regulatory Affairs and Orders in Council (Canada)
- Regional Administration of Justice (USAID)
- Random Act of Kindness
- Risk-Adjusted Operative Mortality (surgery)
- Rochester Academy of Medicine (Rochester, NY)
- Real Time Output Protocol
- Regional Air Operations Plan
- Regional Annual Operating Plan
- Remote Audio Output Protocol
- Resistivity Anomaly Occurrence Probability (physics)
- Resource Allocation Optimization Program for Safeguards
- Range Association of Realtors (Minnesota)
- Remedial Action Options Report (Wisconsin)
Samples in periodicals archive:
And, in a small in vivo study of children with recurrent acute otitis media waiting for surgery for the insertion of ventilation tubes, BLIS K12 appeared to show benefits in reducing total event numbers.
Arbor Pharmaceuticals has launched xylitol (Xylarex) oral solution for the dietary management of recurrent acute otitis media (RAOM) in children.
Otitis media health status evaluation: Apilot study for the investigation of cost-effective outcomes of recurrent acute otitis media treatment.
The study, entitled "Use of Cefprozil in Children with Recurrent Acute Otitis Media," is the first large multi-center clinical trial involving 262 children to confirm that the most prevalent organism responsible for causing recurrent otitis media in these children was Streptococcus pneumoniae, followed by Haemophilus influenzae and Moraxella catarrhalis.
Controversies in the medical management of persistent and recurrent acute otitis media.
Placement of pressure-equalizing tubes has become a standard for treating medically refractory or recurrent acute otitis media and chronic otitis media with effusion, and CSOM can develop in any child who has had a tube placed.
One of the most frustrating situations that clinicians face is in trying to evaluate a patient with a history of recurrent acute otitis media following tympanostomy tube placement when the patient has never had otorrhea.