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Diagnosis of acute rheumatic fever: quick reference guide for health professionals (2012)

Author

Heart Foundation

Publisher

RHD Australia

City

Darwin

Type

Booklet

 

Description

This booklet is a quick reference guide derived from the Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (2nd edn). It is designed to be used when diagnosing patients who are suspected of having acute rheumatic fever (ARF) or rheumatic heart disease, which is a significant illness among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

An accurate diagnosis of ARF is important, as:

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RHD Australia
Ph: (08) 8922 8196
Email: info@rhdaustralia.org.au

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Last updated: 18 June 2014
 
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