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Rheumatic Heart Disease

Known as: Rheumatic heart disease NOS, Disease, Rheumatic Heart, Rheumatic heart disease, unspecified 
An autoinflammatory condition following an infection with Group A Beta Hemolytic Streptococcus (GABHS), in which the heart is attacked by antibodies… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Rheumatic heart disease remains an important preventable cause of cardiovascular death and disability, particularly in… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Over the past 5 years, the advent of echocardiographic screening for rheumatic heart disease (RHD) has revealed a higher RHD… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
BACKGROUND Epidemiologic studies of the prevalence of rheumatic heart disease have used clinical screening with echocardiographic… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The global burden of disease caused by group A streptococcus (GAS) is not known. We review recent population-based data to… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Although the rise in ischaemic heart disease in England and Wales has been associated with increasing prosperity, mortality rates… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
In the Framingham Study 2325 men and 2866 women 30 to 62 years old at entry were followed biennially over 22 years for the… Expand
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Abstract The incidence of congestive heart failure was determined in relation to prior diabetic status in 5,209 men and women… Expand
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Abstract The natural history of congestive heart failure was studied over a 16-year period in 5192 persons initially free of the… Expand
Highly Cited
1954
Highly Cited
1954
RESEARCH into rheumatic heart disease has progressively yielded a series of important facts and a good deal that is still… Expand
Review
1951
Review
1951
Herewith is presented an interim report on a long-term study of 1000 patients followed since their childhood rheumatism. The… Expand
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