What are the appropriate weight-adjusted prophylactic antibiotic dosages?

Authors: Craig A. Aboltins, Timothy L. Tan, Robert Townsend, David Turner

RECOMMENDATION: The recommended weight-adjusted doses of antimicrobials for prophylaxis of hip and knee arthroplasty in adults are
shown in Table 1.

LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Moderate


DELEGATE VOTE: Agree: 92%, Disagree: 4%, Abstain: 4% (Super Majority, Strong Consensus)

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