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Endocarditis 

Endocarditis
Chapter:
Endocarditis
Author(s):

Sara Thorne

and Sarah Bowater

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198759959.003.0022
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date: 16 June 2019

Nearly all patients with congenital heart disease have a lifelong risk of bacterial endocarditis. This chapter discusses antibiotic prophylaxis, as well as UK and European guidelines.

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