Proven Clinical Effects
Clinical data shows that Otovent autoinflation treatment is an effective glue ear treatment that can reduce the need for surgical intervention. Where compliance with the treatment is high, data also shows that Otovent increases the chances of a shorter recovery time from glue ear.
Publications and Clinical Trials
Conservative treatment of otitis media with effusion by autoinflation of the middle ear (pdf,852kb)
Point Prevalence of Barotitis and its Prevention and Treatment with Nasal Balloon Inflation: A Prospective, Controlled Study (pdf, 163kb)
Surgical Management of OME in Children February 2008 (search strategies) (pdf, 411kb)
Surgical Management of OME in Children February 2008 (evidence tables) (pdf, 548kb)
Surgical Management of OME in Children February 2008 (excluded studies) (pdf, 423kb)
Did you know?
It is recommended to try using autoinflation with Otovent during the ‘watchful waiting’ period.
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