Dental management of patients with surgically corrected cardiac and vascular disease.

@article{Little1980DentalMO,
  title={Dental management of patients with surgically corrected cardiac and vascular disease.},
  author={James W. Little},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, and oral pathology},
  year={1980},
  volume={50 4},
  pages={314-20}
}
  • James W. Little
  • Published 1980 in Oral surgery, oral medicine, and oral pathology
This article deals with the dental management of patients with surgically corrected cardiac and vascular disease. The emphasis of the report is on the susceptibility of these patients to bacterial endocarditis or endarteritis and the prevention of these diseases in the susceptible patient receiving dental treatment. The author would strongly encourage the medical and dental professions to work together in the management of these patients. The dentist must seek medical consultation prior to… CONTINUE READING