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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Australia

Guidelines

Educator tools - Priorities in managing ARF in the acute setting

Table 7.2 - priorities in managing ARF in the acute settings from The 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of ARF and RHD (3rd edition). A3 size for easy reading and printing.

Detailed Overview of Changes

This 16 minute video gives health professionals a detailed overview of changes now found in the 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition).

Key Information from 2020 Guideline 3rd edition

This document is a summary of key information from The 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition).

The 2020 guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition)

Written by experts from across the country and developed in collaboration with key stakeholders and an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander advisory group, the 3rd edition serves as the definitive guide to current acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease diagnosis and management in Australia.

Educator tools – Secondary prophylaxis duration

Table 10.2 - recommended duration of secondary prophylaxis from The 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition). A3 size for easy reading and printing.

Educator tools – Referral algorithm for pregnant women with RHD

Figure 12.1 - care pathways and referral algorithm for pregnant women with RHD from The 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition). A3 size for easy reading and printing.

Educator tools – Priority classification of RHD and recommended follow-up

Table 11.2 - priority classification of RHD and the recommended follow up from The 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition). A3 size for easy reading and printing.

Educator tools – Criteria for ARF diagnosis

Table 6.1 - Australian criteria for ARF diagnosis from The 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition).  A3 size for easy reading and printing.

Educator tools – Medications used for ARF

Table 7.1 - medications used for acute rheumatic fever from The 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition).  A3 size for easy reading and printing.

Educator tools – 2020 guideline update

PowerPoint presentation highlighting the updates in The 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition); 2020. Educators can download and use this as a base for clinical education sessions. Notes for each slide are included to facilitate conversation and prompt discussion. Voice recording is also included but is disabled.

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