• References

    Acute rheumatic fever. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: Updated September 27, 2012. Accessed February 14, 2013.

    Nausieda PA, Grossman BJ, et al.: Sydenham chorea: an update.
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    Rheumatic fever. Texas Heart Institute website. Available at: Updated October 2012. Accessed February 14, 2013.

    Robertson KA, Volmink JA, et al. Antibiotics for the primary prevention of acute rheumatic fever.
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  • Resources

    American Heart Association

    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

  • Canadian Resources

    Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada