Dr Ellie Paige
|Institute:||Australian National University|
|Category:||Health Services, Public Health|
Improving cardiovascular disease prevention
Cardiovascular disease (CVD), mainly made up of heart attacks and stroke, is the leading cause of death in Australia and globally.
Most CVD events can be prevented by managing risk factors such as smoking, blood pressure, cholesterol and weight. Effective treatments are available to help lower blood pressure and cholesterol levels…