Andrew Kelly

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PURPOSE The prognosis of first seizure in the elderly has rarely been studied. Despite this, anti-epileptic drug treatment following first seizure is often recommended in older adults due to the perception that recurrence is inevitable and associated with significant morbidity. This study aims to establish whether older patients presenting with first-ever(More)
BACKGROUND Echocardiographic screening for rheumatic heart disease (RHD) is becoming more widespread, but screening studies to date have used different echocardiographic definitions. The World Heart Federation has recently published new criteria for the echocardiographic diagnosis of RHD. We aimed to establish the prevalence of RHD in high-risk Indigenous(More)
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