AAP policy statement covers cochlear implant infections

08/2/2010 | Medscape (free registration)

An AAP policy statement in Pediatrics covers cochlear implant surgical site infections and the prevention and treatment of acute otitis media and meningitis. Recommendations include giving all doses of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine according to the routine recommended schedule.

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