Echocardiography should be more available to pregnant Indigenous women in areas with a high prevalence of rheumatic heart disease (RHD). Cardiologist Dr James Marangou told the CSANZ 3rd Indigenous Cardiovascular Health Conference that data from a retrospective review of current referral practices suggests Indigenous pregnant women are probably being under serviced. The Northern Territory study ...
Call for increased access to echos in Indigenous women
By Mardi Chapman
14 Jun 2019