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Acute rheumatic fever: diagnosis. E-learning Intro Vid 2

This video provides an introduction to the diagnosis of ARF in Australia and is part 2 of the Introduction to Acute Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease online learning module.

The learning objectives are to:

  • list the major and minor manifestations of ARF
  • identify management required for suspected ARF
  • locate information supporting best practice for secondary prophylaxis

More information on this topic can be found in the Diagnosis of acute rheumatic fever chapter in the 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease, 3rd edition.

This video provides an introduction to the diagnosis of ARF in Australia and is part 2 of the Introduction to Acute Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease online learning module.
Developed by 
RHDAustralia
Year of publication 
2020