Table 9.

Age-specific Antibiotic Fill Rates to Treat Otitis Media in Children <13 Years of Age* Enrolled Continuously in Medicaid

FillsFills/
Child-Years
Age
 7–12 months87212.1
 13–18 months13 3332.3
 19–24 months11 6312.4
 25–30 months77452.0
 31–36 months53601.8
 3–6 years20 0051.5
 7–9 years48701.2
 10–13 years29121.1
Total74 5771.5
  • * Age is determined at the end of the study year.