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The 5 × 5 Path Toward Rheumatic Heart Disease Control: Outcomes From the Third Rheumatic Heart Disease Forum

Authors:

Timothy D. Johnson ,

Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, West Perth, Western Australia, AU
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Alice Grainger Gasser,

World Heart Federation, Geneva, CH
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Claire Boardman,

RHD Australia, Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin, Northern Territory, AU
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Bo Remenyi,

Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia, and Northern Territory Cardiac Services, Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin, Northern Territory, AU
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Rosemary Wyber,

Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, West Perth, Western Australia, AU
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Bongani M. Mayosi

Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital and University of Cape Town, Cape Town, ZA
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Abstract

Highlights

  • A 160 person, 33 country forum was held in Melbourne on global rheumatic heart disease control in May 2014.
  • Five targets were discussed in detail by break-out groups and an expert panel.
  • A roadmap for achieving rheumatic heart disease control was proposed and structured around 5 targets and 5 threads.
How to Cite: Johnson TD, Grainger Gasser A, Boardman C, Remenyi B, Wyber R, Mayosi BM. The 5 × 5 Path Toward Rheumatic Heart Disease Control: Outcomes From the Third Rheumatic Heart Disease Forum. Global Heart. 2015;10(1):75–8. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.gheart.2014.12.005
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Published on 01 Mar 2015.
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