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The RHDAustralia 2020 Australian guidelines for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition) are maintained at Menzies School of Health Research. The Guidelines and associated resources including a smartphone app and education and training programs are freely available through this site.

A large group of clinical and public health colleagues provides continuing input into best practice clinical and culturally safe care. Our work continues through the dissemination of the Guidelines and associated resources, provides technical support to RHD control programs, and collaborates with peak and industry bodies in line with the Guidelines Implementation Plan. The team at Menzies includes:


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Last updated 
26 January 2023