PHU - Disease Control programs and units
Rheumatic heart disease program
The Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD) program aims to reduce the burden of RHD in the Northern Territory (NT) and prevent acute rheumatic fever. The RHD team meets this challenge by working closely with patients and their families through education, training, support of community members and health staff.
Contact the RHD team through the CDC contacts.
- go to CDC health professionals resources and publications for guidelines
- go to the general rheumatic heart disease page on the NT Government website for patient information.
Last updated: 07 December 2019