Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • Better Cardiac Care project
      • Reporting on the Better Cardiac Care measures
      • Structure of this report
    • 2 Results
      • Priority area 1: Early cardiovascular risk assessment and management
      • Priority area 2: Timely diagnosis of heart disease and heart failure
      • Priority area 3: Guideline-based therapy for acute coronary syndrome
      • Priority area 4: Optimisation of health status and provision of ongoing preventive care
      • Priority area 5: Strengthen the diagnosis, notification and follow-up of rheumatic heart disease
      • Summary measures: Hospitalisation and mortality
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: Data sources
      • Medicare Benefits Schedule data
      • National Hospital Morbidity Database
      • National Mortality Database
      • Rheumatic heart disease registers data
      • ABS population data
    • Appendix B: Technical specifications
    • Appendix C: Summary results, by measure
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures