Antibiotic prophylaxis in dentistry and oral surgery: use and misuse.

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INTRODUCTION Antibiotic prophylaxis (AP) still represents a common but often misused procedure in dental practice, thus aggravating the risk for antimicrobial resistance and adverse effects occurrence. AIMS AND METHODS Our primary objective is to review the available scientific evidence regarding AP in dentistry both among healthy subjects and medically… (More)

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@article{Termine2009AntibioticPI, title={Antibiotic prophylaxis in dentistry and oral surgery: use and misuse.}, author={Nicoletta Termine and Vera Panzarella and Domenico Ciavarella and Lorenzo Lo Muzio and Matteo D'Angelo and Andrea Sardella and Domenico Compilato and Giuseppina Campisi}, journal={International dental journal}, year={2009}, volume={59 5}, pages={263-70} }