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Table 1 Characteristics of study participants.

From: The clinical course of acute otitis media in high-risk Australian Aboriginal children: a longitudinal study

Characteristic No. (%) of children
Number of children 31 (100%)
Male 15 (48%)
Age < 2 years 22 (71%)
Previous history of otorrhoea 22 (71%)
Otoscopy at start of study (per child):  
Redness 24 (78%)
Bulging (intact, no discharge) 15 (49%)
Otorrhoea (<6 weeks) 14 (45%)
Perforation seen (<6 weeks) 12 (39%)
Bilateral AOM 13 (42%)