Is There Hearing Loss After Acute Mastoiditis

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Rabin Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00502450
First received: July 15, 2007
Last updated: July 18, 2013
Last verified: July 2007
  Purpose

Following acute mastoiditis there is a possible risk to develop hearing loss. The cause could be either possible involvement of the inner ear, or in cases that underwent surgery, secondary to the effect of the drill's noise. Extended hearing test will be performed for 25 children that suffered acute mastoiditis that resolved with conservative treatment and compared with 25 children that needed surgical intervention.


Condition
Acute Mastoiditis
Acute Otitis Media

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

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Further study details as provided by Rabin Medical Center:

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: September 2007
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   4 Years to 18 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Tertiary care clinic

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • History of acute mastoiditis 4 years and older

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Younger than 4 years old Not cooperative for hearing test Active ear disease Major medical illness
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Locations
Israel
Schneider Children'S Hospital
Petach Tikva, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rabin Medical Center
Investigators
Study Director: Eyal Raveh, MD Rabin Medical Center
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: eyal raveh, schneider
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00502450     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 4560
Study First Received: July 15, 2007
Last Updated: July 18, 2013
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Rabin Medical Center:
Acute mastoiditis
Hearing loss
Mastoidectomy
Audiogram

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mastoiditis
Otitis Media
Bone Diseases
Bone Diseases, Infectious
Ear Diseases
Infection
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Osteomyelitis
Otitis
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases

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