Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea Cochrane Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reviews

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Cochrane Systematic Review: Antibiotic prophylaxis for preventing meningitis in patients with basilar skull fractures


Ratilal BO, Costa J, Sampaio C, Pappamikail L

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the effectiveness of prophylactic antibiotics for preventing meningitis in patients with BSF.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Interventions for ear discharge associated with grommets (ventilation tubes)


Vaile L, Williamson T, Waddell A, Taylor G

OBJECTIVES: 1. To identify the most effective non-surgical management of discharge from ears with grommets in place.2. To identify the risks of non-surgical management for this condition (e.g. ototoxicity), and to set benefits of treatment against these risks.