Ear wax removal: Help patients help themselves
Rogers, Nina Vergari
Stevermer, James J.
Suggest that patients use drops to soften the wax in their ears and a bulb syringe to remove it. Reassure them that the process is safe, easy, and effective. Strength of Recommendation: B: A single well-designed randomized controlled trial (RCT).
Priority Updates to Research Literature (PURLs)
Journal of Family Practice, 60(11) 2011: 671a-671c.