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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Resouces

E-learning - Women and Girls with RHD

*PLEASE NOTE - The new RHDAustralia e-learning system was activated 6 October 2020. ALL users will be required to register a new account here. (Please check your junk mail if you do not receive an activation email)

This program is designed for clinicians who care for women with RHD. More information is available in the Women and girls with rheumatic heart disease chapter in the 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease, 3rd edition.

The learning objectives are to:

  • maintain a high level of suspicion of RHD in women at high risk
  • identify key elements of transition to adulthood, preconception care for women with RHD
  • identify women at high risk of cardiac events during pregnancy and adverse fetal outcomes
This program is designed for clinicians who care for women with RHD. More information is available in the Women and girls with rheumatic heart disease chapter in the 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease, 3rd edition.
Developed by 
RHDAustralia
Year of publication 
2020