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Physiology of rheumatic heart disease. E-learning Intro Vid 3

This video provides an overview of how RHD affects the heart and is part 3 of the Introduction to Acute Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease online learning module.

This video provides an overview of how RHD affects the heart.

The learning objective is to:

  • describe the changes in the heart that define rheumatic heart disease.

More information on this topic can be found in the Diagnosis of rheumatic heart disease 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 overview of how RHD affects the heart and is part 3 of the Introduction to Acute Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease online learning module.
Developed by 
RHDAustralia
Year of publication 
2020