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In 2007, the AHA published revised guidelines for the prevention of infective endocarditis.

Table 8-1 Conditions Where It Is Reasonable to Give Antibiotics to Prevent Infective Endocarditis (IE)
Table 8-2 Procedures for Which It Is Reasonable to Give Antibiotics to Patients with the Conditions Given in Table 8-1
Table 8-3 Antibiotic Regimen for Dental Procedures
1. Wilson W, Taubert KA, Gewitz M, et al. Prevention of infective endocarditis: guidelines from the American Heart Association: a guideline from the American Heart Association Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis, and Kawasaki Disease Committee, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, and the Council on Clinical Cardiology, Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia, and the Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Interdisciplinary Working Group. J Am Dent Assoc. 2008 Jan;139 Suppl:3S–24S.   [PubMed: 18167394]

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