Delayed prescribing v immediate prescribing strategy for antibiotics in children with acute otitis media*

Outcome at approximately 1 weekDelayedImmediateRRR (95% CI)NNT (CI)
*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RRR, CI, and NNT calculated from data in article.
Patients who actually took antibiotics24%99%76% (68 to 82)2 (2 to 2)