Secondary prophylaxis for rheumatic fever in children in North Queensland.
Secondary prophylaxis for rheumatic fever in children in North Queensland.
Document number : 129231
Created by: Priya Kevat, 2013-06-26
Last revised by: Ronny Gunnarsson, 2017-05-16
Document created in: James Cook University

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Summary

Scientific title

Adherence rates and factors in non-adherence to secondary prophylaxis for acute rheumatic fever in Far North Queensland paediatric populations

Abstract for the general public

In this project, adherence rates to secondary prophylaxis for acute rheumatic fever in Far North Queensland paediatric populations will be documented. Factors contributing to non-adherence will be investigated through descriptive statistics to develop a predictive model.

Information for classification purposes

Date commenced

2013-02-05

Advisors, co-workers, project organisation and funding

Tutor

Ronny Gunnarsson
Docent, James Cook University Australia and R&D unit for primary health care Sodra Alvsborg County Sweden
Benjamin Reeves
Cairns Base Hospital, Department of Paediatrics

Ethics and other project databases

Waiver of the need for individual consent

A waiver of the need for individual consent is given by a HREC

Outcome

Publications from this project


Secondary prophylaxis for rheumatic fever in children in North Queensland., from James Cook University
http://au.researchweb.org/is/jcu/document/129231