Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Diseases in Bangladesh: Challenges and Remedies
作者: Mohammad Arifur RahmanAfzalur RahmanSyed Nasir UddinAKM Monwarul IslamTariq Ahmed ChowdhuryFarhana AhmedSharadindu Shekhar RayDelwar HossainLaila Farzana
刊名: Cardiovascular Journal, 2018, Vol.10 (2), pp.206-211
来源数据库: Cardiovascular Journal
DOI: 10.3329/cardio.v10i2.36294
关键词: Rheumatic feverRheumatic Heart Diseas
原始语种摘要: In the 21 st century, Rheumatic fever (RF) and Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) are neglected diseases of marginalized communities. Globally, RHD remains the most-common cardiovascular disease in young people aged <25 years. Although RF and RHD have been almost eradicated in areas with established economies, migration from low-income to high-income settings might be responsible for a new burden of RHD in high-income countries. Globally, the prevalence of rheumatic fever (RF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) has declined sharply but, in developing countries, RF is still aleading cause of heart disease and, consequently, death in children and young adults. In 2005, it was estimated that over 2.4 million children aged 5-14 years were having RHD globally and 79% of all these cases were from...
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  • income 收入
  • years 年代
  • almost 几乎
  • still 
  • globally 世界上
  • people 民族
  • developing 显影
  • rheumatic 风湿病的
  • declined 先端下倾的
  • fever 发烧