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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Resouces

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An educational video for health professionals working in Western Australia about rheumatic heart disease (RHD). Featuring Professor Jonathan...
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A video produced by Dr Melanie Thompson on the Jones Criteria for diagnosing rheumatic fever. Statistics from WA are featured in this 2013 production.
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Key information from The Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (2nd...
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Key information from The Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (2nd...
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Aunty Mary tells her story about her nephew with ARF, illustrated with cartoons and photos. Information you should know if your child or family...
An informative resource for people with acute rheumatic fever or rheumatic heart disease and their families. Print direct from this site and fold...
A versatile infographic showing facts, figures and statistics for clinicians. Print a copy and provide as a hand out after a staff in-service, or...
Designed for printing and folding into a pocket size quick reference guide. Inner leaf of the guide can be used as a poster to be placed on the wall...
A basic introduction and overview of the anatomy and function of the heart.
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Comic style booklet for young people highlighting the importance of preventing and treating sore throats and skin sores.
This education package provides the health workforce with a basic understanding of best-practice approaches to the prevention, diagnosis and...
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This fourteen-part educational series on rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) aired on the Yolŋu Radio Service (Northern Territory...
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This chapter from the quick reference guide focuses on secondary prophylaxis of ARF. In someone who is known to have had ARF, secondary prophylaxis...
This chapter from the quick reference guide focuses on assessment and managment of patients with known rheumatic valvular disease before pregnancy...
This chapter from the quick reference guide focuses on the long-term management of RHD to prevent ARF recurrences, and prevention of the progression...

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