Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
      • Key findings
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • 1.1 Background
      • 1.2 Aims
      • 1.3 Data sources and methods
    • 2 Acute rheumatic fever
      • 2.1 Incidence
      • 2.2 Deaths
    • 3 Rheumatic heart disease
      • 3.1 Prevalence
      • 3.2 Deaths
    • 4 Hospitalisations for acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease
    • 5 Adherence to secondary prophylaxis in the Northern Territory
    • 6 Expenditure on acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease
    • 7 International comparisons
      • 7.1 Incidence of ARF
      • 7.2 Prevalence of RHD
      • 7.3 Hospitalisations and deaths
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A Detailed statistical tables
        • A.1 Acute rheumatic fever
        • A.2 Rheumatic heart disease
        • A.3 Hospitalisations for acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease
      • Appendix B National data sources
      • Appendix C Data and statistical methods
      • Appendix D Diagnosis guidelines
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures