The purpose of this book is to describe the whole gamut of Acute Rheumatic Fever (ARF) and Chronic Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD) and give the details of management by which the practitioners and the medical students can approach the diagnostic problem presented by children with this disease; through proper assessment and integration of the history, physical examination, investigations, especially the modern tool, the echocardiography and learn the prevention of the disease and its complications.
Helps the clinicians to approach the diagnostic problems presented by children with ARF and RHO.
Provides proper assessment and integration of the history, physical examination, investigations, prevention and complications.
Two chapters on ECHO in ARF and RHO have been added.
Access to videos of ECHOs in patients with carditis and RHO are available with QR code inside the book.
This book with a galaxy of distinguished contributors, will surely be a valuable reference resource for the years to come.