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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

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This chapter from the quick reference guide focuses on secondary prevention of further episodes of ARF as a priority. Secondary prophylaxis with...
This chapter from the quick reference guide focuses on patients with suspected ARF (first episode or recurrence). They should be hospitalised as soon...
This chapter from the quick reference guide focuses on an accurate diagnosis of ARF. Overdiagnosis results in unnecessary treatment over a long time...
This chapter from the quick reference guide focuses on primary prevention of ARF, to limit the incidence of disease by controlling causes and risk...
These quick reference guides are derived from The Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and...
This comprehensive guideline provides information on preventative action, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart...
This full-colour flipchart is specifically targeted at an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander audience for whom English is not a first language. It...
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This 1 minute rap (performed by students of the Cape Music Institute) raises awareness about the importance of penicillin in preventing sore throats...
Booklet with information on signs and symptoms and how to manage rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease. Illustrated information about rheumatic...
World Heart Federation criteria for echocardiographic diagnosis of rheumatic heart disease—an evidence-based guideline, by Bo Reményi, Nigel Wilson,...
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This World Heart Federation video describes rheumatic heart disease as a chronic heart condition, caused by rheumatic fever, that needlessly kills...
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An injection reminder card for 4 weekly LA bicillin injections. Download and print, or contact your local RHD program for professionally printed...
Educational video for patients and their families produced by Queensland RHD Control Program. Key prevention and treatment messages are highlighted...
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Poster with image of mother carrying her child, with basic information on signs, symptoms and management. Displays Queensland contact numbers

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