Elucidating the Effect of Nasopharyngeal, Middle Ear, and Salivary Microbiome Changes and use of Antibiotics on the Development of Acute Otitis Media

Kajol Shah Introduction: Acute Otitis Media (AOM) is a middle ear infection that leads to over 5 million pediatric cases and 30 million healthcare visits annually in the US.1┬áPediatric populations are more likely to get infections because of eustachian tube anatomy, exposure to pathogens in the environment, and genetic differences…
Engineering Medicine Pediatrics