John Kerr posted in budget 2013 • infectious disease • public health • rheumatic fever on May 7th, 2013.
UPDATED: New funding to combat rheumatic fever announced today will provide for free drop-in clinics for sore throat testing and treatment in some of the areas most heavily-affected by the disease. This builds on last year’s scheduled roll-out of school-based swabbing services in seven high-risk regions. The $21.3 million funding programme (over four years) […]
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