Ear Infection (Otitis Media and Otitis Externa)

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

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ENT UK

The British Association of Head and Neck Surgeons provides patient information on infections of the ear.

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Medicine Guide for Ear Infection

Medicine Guides provide reliable information about medicines (drugs), conditions and the different treatment options available. They have been developed in the UK as part of the Medicines Information Project.

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Medicine Guide for Inflammation of the Outer Ear

Medicine Guides provide reliable information about medicines (drugs), conditions and the different treatment options available. They have been developed in the UK as part of the Medicines Information Project.

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Otitis media

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Otitis externa

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Outer ear infection (otitis externa)

Information from BUPA.

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Middle ear infection in children

Information from BUPA.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Author:
Dr Tim Kenny
Document ID:
7612 (v11)
Last Checked:
12 July 2011

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