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Is There Hearing Loss After Acute Mastoiditis

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00502450
First Posted: July 17, 2007
Last Update Posted: July 19, 2013
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Information provided by:
Rabin Medical Center
  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

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Ages Eligible for Study:   4 Years to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
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
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00502450


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

Responsible Party: eyal raveh, schneider
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00502450     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 4560
First Submitted: July 15, 2007
First Posted: July 17, 2007
Last Update Posted: July 19, 2013
Last Verified: July 2007

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

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hearing Loss
Otitis Media
Mastoiditis
Hearing Disorders
Ear Diseases
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases
Sensation Disorders
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Otitis
Osteomyelitis
Bone Diseases, Infectious
Infection
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases