• What are the indications for tonsillectomy in children? 

    Neill, Richard A.; Scoville, Caryn (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2002-04)
    Tonsillectomy with or without adenoidectomy is minimally effective when combined with tympanostomy tube placement in preventing recurrent otitis media in the 3 years following surgery. The risks of surgery must be weighed ...