Submitted for Publication: July 13, 2013; final revision received September 9, 2013; accepted October 8, 2013.
Published Online: November 28, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2013.5853.
Study concept and design: Connor, Eller, Hartnick, Maturo.
Acquisition of data: Connor, Brown, Palazzolo, Kunkel, Maturo.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Connor, Brown, Palazzolo, Kunkel, Maturo.
Drafting of the manuscript: Connor, Hartnick, Maturo.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Connor, Brown, Palazzolo, Kunkel, Eller, Maturo.
Statistical analysis: Connor, Hartnick.
Administrative, technical, and material support: Connor, Brown, Palazzolo, Maturo.
Study supervision: Palazzolo, Eller, Maturo.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Disclaimer: The opinions expressed on this document are solely those of the authors and do not represent an endorsement by or the views of the US Air Force, the Department of Defense, or the US government.
Previous Presentation: This study was presented at the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Annual Meeting; April 26, 2013; Arlington, Virginia.