Article Abstract

Response to Godown and Beaton—handheld echocardiography: a new tool for rheumatic heart disease in the developing world?

Authors: Marc G. W. Rémond, Graeme P. Maguire


Drs. Godown and Beaton’s correspondence (1) regarding the use of handheld echocardiography (HAND) for rheumatic heart disease (RHD) screening in developing countries highlights a number of issues that will be important in the development of future screening programs.