The first Australian Guidelines for the assessment of absolute cardiovascular disease risk are now available. These guidelines were developed to support health professionals in the assessment of absolute cardiovascular risk.
NPS MedicineWise is an independent, not-for-profit and evidence-based organisation that provide practical tools which aim to improve the way health technologies, medicines and medical tests are prescribed and used.
The Institute's science strategy reflects the breadth of the areas of work, focussing on the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of chronic disease.
Online calculator to assess cardiovascular disease risk.
The Heart Foundation has developed a low-to-moderate intensity exercise program called Heartmoves, designed for people who are living with health conditions.
Contains risk calculator, charts, guidelines and National Vascular Disease Prevention Alliance (NVDPA) resources
The Heart Foundation's work includes funding cardiovascular research, guiding health professionals on preventing and treating heart disease and advocating to government and industry to improve heart health in Australia.
10,000 Steps is a free health promotion program that encourages the use of step-counting pedometers to monitor your daily physical activity levels.
This Review features key medical articles from global cardiology journals.