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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Resouces

The Heart of the Matter | Rheumatic heart disease | Western Australia

This short film provides education about rheumatic heart disease for health professionals working in Western Australia. The film feature Professor Jonathan Carapetis, Director, Telethon Kids Institute who provides some information and statistics about acute rheumatic fever and RHD plus information specific to RHD control in West Australia. (The WA RHD Prgram relocated to Perth in 2018, and there have been several staff changes since this video was released).

Developed by 
WA RHD Register and Control Program
Year of publication 
2013