Table 3.

Antibiotics Filled for the Cohort <30 Months of Age for a “New” Episode of Acute Otitis Media According to the Site of Ambulatory Care

Antibiotic (1991–1992)Site of Index Visit
OfficeHospital/ClinicEmergency Department
Fills% FillsFills% FillsFills% Fills
Cefaclor116213.21708.434611.1
Cefixime3343.8271.3230.7
Erythromycin/sulfisoxazole4555.21266.21715.5
Amoxicillin596967.7125562.2208367.0
Amoxicillin/clavulanate2753.1522.61454.7
Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole6267.138819.234010.9