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Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia

RHD Australia

Women and Girls with RHD E-Learning

*PLEASE NOTE - The new RHDAustralia e-learning system was activated 6 October 2020. ALL users will be required to register a new account here. (Please check your junk mail if you do not receive an activation email)

Women and Girls with RHD E-learning Module

This program is designed for clinicians who care for women with RHD. More information is available in the Women and girls with rheumatic heart disease chapter in the 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease, 3rd edition.

The learning objectives are to:

  • maintain a high level of suspicion of RHD in women at high risk
  • identify key elements of transition to adulthood, preconception care for women with RHD
  • identify women at high risk of cardiac events during pregnancy and adverse fetal outcomes

This program is designed for clinicians who care for women with RHD. More information is available in the Women and girls with rheumatic heart disease chapter in the 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease, 3rd edition.

Begin Women and Girls with RHD E-learning Program

Time to complete: approximately 50 minutes

To gain CPD and a statement of completion, the program of three modules must be completed. Each module contained in this program is designed to be completed in the order they are presented. Modules vary in length. Once enrolled in a program, you can leave and come back any time to where you left off.

On completion of this eLearning program, your will be eligible for CPD:

  • National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Worker Association - 0.75 CPD hours
  • Australian College of Midwives - 1 CPD hour

Last Updated 
12 October 2020
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