An analysis of the development of otitis media protocol and algorithm in children aged 1-6 years.Within the assignment you should Critically evaluate the development of the protocol/algorithm and guidelines for otitis media in 1-6 year old patient and demonstrate your ability to develop an algorithm for the management of otitis media. The work should examine the key elements required for developing the protocol.
It should consider the wider healthcare team in relation to protocol development,management of presenting problem inclusion and exclusion criteria along w/ personnel and equipment required and guidelines that influence the management of condition.
In addition each stage of algorithm should be supported through critical analysis. In every statements made please supply a reference.
Referencing Requirements: from 2004 onwards, can use NICE guidelines, Bates guide to physical exam and history taking, Mc Leod clinical exam, patient.co.uk, latest UK journals