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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Australia

Videos

Pregnancy and rheumatic heart disease case studies

Dr Lisa Simmons, Cardiologist at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, presents cases in rheumatic heart disease.

Presentation delivered at the Structural Heart Disease Australia Adult Congenital & Rheumatic Heart Disease Symposium 29th July 2017.

Sharing a Heartbeat 2: A short film about RHD in pregnancy (KRIOL)

A short movie for young women with Rheumatic Heart Disease and their families. This film is developed, written and directed by Australian Indigenous women. It is in their words, and has their questions about RHD answered. A sequel to 'Sharing a Heartbeat', Tess and Jamie want to start a family.

Sharing a Heartbeat 2: A short film about RHD in pregnancy (ENGLISH)

A short movie for young women with Rheumatic Heart Disease and their families. This short movie is developed, written and directed by Australian Indigenous women. It is in their words, and has their questions about RHD answered. A sequel to 'Sharing a Heartbeat', Tess and Jamie want to start a family.

Secondary Prophylaxis

Short video about secondary prophylaxis, what it is, and why it is important

Pedrino Echocardiogram Study

Short video explaining the Pedrino Study (Echocardiogram screening) to potential participants

Heart valve surgery

Short animated video showing how a valve repair and replacement is completed

Valve disease

Video of discussion about RHD with Woman from Thursday Island for the St Vincents Hospital

RHD in pregnancy

Video features Bo Remenyi and Jessie Johnston on Tiwi Islands, discussing the importance of cardiac care during pregnancy

Take Heart Group A streptococcal infection

How GAS infection of throats and sores leads to RHD. How to prevent GAS infection to prevent RHD

Take Heart Dr Bo Remenyi, NT Australian of the Year 2018

Short public health message about the need to focus on RHD prevention

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