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Natural history, definitions, risk factors and burden of otitis media

Kelvin Kong and Harvey L C Coates
Med J Aust 2009; 191 (9): 39.
  • Kelvin Kong1
  • Harvey L C Coates2,3

  • 1 John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, NSW.
  • 2 University of Western Australia, Perth, WA.
  • 3 Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth, WA.

Correspondence: KelvinKongENT@gmail.com

Acknowledgements: 

We especially acknowledge the nurses and Indigenous health workers who work tirelessly for the benefit of our patients in urban, rural and remote Australia.

Competing interests:

Harvey Coates has been a consultant for GlaxoSmithKline and Alcon Laboratories.

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