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Very concise review of epidemiology of streptococcal infections, diagnostic criteria (including republication of the Modified Jones Criteria, from Circulation 13: 617, 1956), programs for treatment of streptococcal infections, and prophylaxis for rheumatic fever subjects; statement of research needs requiring particular attention. The United States of America was represented in the WHO Expert Committee by David D. Rutstein.
Prevention of Rheumatic Fever.. Ann Intern Med. 1967;66:633. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-66-3-633_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1967;66(3):633.
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