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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Resouces


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Cartoon style flyer depicting actions to prevent rheumatic fever, including washing hands, brushing teeth and showering
A4 flyer explaining signs and symptoms of rheumatic fever, how you get it and how you can prevent it
Comic style booklet for young people highlighting the importance of preventing and treating sore throats and skin sores. Benny's journey with...
Booklet about signs and symptoms of rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease and how to manage it.
Short video about secondary prophylaxis, what it is, and why it is important
Short video explaining the Pedrino Study (Echocardiogram screening) to potential participants
Short animated video showing how a valve repair and replacement is completed
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Video of discussion about RHD with Woman from Thursday Island for the St Vincents Hospital
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Video features Bo Remenyi and Jessie Johnston on Tiwi Islands, discussing the importance of cardiac care during pregnancy
How GAS infection of throats and sores leads to RHD. How to prevent GAS infection to prevent RHD
Short public health message about the need to focus on RHD prevention
NITV short documentary featuring people with RHD, including Leon from Bagot, Aldrick in Maningrida, among others
Demonstration of a young girl with chorea
Demonstration of a young boy with chorea
Story of teenager - Rayboy, going to clinic for BPG and looking after younger child who also needs BPG