Acute Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease

Dr. Scott Dougherty, Jonathan Carapetis, Liesl Zuhlke, Nigel Wilson

Acute Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease is a concise, yet comprehensive, clinical resource highlighting must-know information on rheumatic heart disease and acute rheumatic fever from a global perspective. Covering the major issues dominating the field, this practical resource presents sufficient detail for a deep and thorough understanding of the latest treatment options, potential complications, and disease management strategies to improve patient outcomes.

Divided into four distinct sections for ease of navigation: Acute Rheumatic Fever, Rheumatic Heart Disease, Population-Based Strategies for Disease Control, and Acute and Emergency Presentations.
International editors and chapter authors ensure a truly global perspective.
Covers all clinical aspects, including epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, diagnosis, management, and treatment.
Includes key topics on population-based measures for disease control for effective primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention.
Consolidates today’s available information and guidance into a single, convenient resource.


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