Dr Rosanne Freak Poli

Institute: Monash University
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Current Project

Social isolation and cardiovascular risk in older Australians

A conservative estimate is that 11,000 socially isolated older Australians will suffer from a cardiovascular disease event this year.

Social isolation has been identified as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, yet our understanding of key drivers of this association is limited. 

This project aims to provide an understanding of social isolation and its…

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