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Rheumatic Heart Disease Severity, Progression and Outcomes: A Multi‐State Model

The prognosis of young Indigenous Australians diagnosed with severe RHD is bleak; interventions must focus on earlier detection and treatment if the observed natural history is to be improved. This multi‐state model can be used to predict the effect of different interventions on disease progression and the associated costs.
Author / Authors 
Jeffrey Cannon Kathryn Roberts Catherine Milne Jonathan R. Carapetis
Organisation 
Published on behalf of the American Heart Association, Inc., by Wiley Blackwell.
Year of publication 
2017
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