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Demonstration Project in Preventive Cardiology

EUROACTION set to change the face of preventive cardiology
Largest demonstration project in preventive cardiology improves heart health across Europe with emphasis on nurse-led team and family support

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  • View the Final ResultsEuroAction
  • Read the June 2008 press release 
  • Lancet publication Read the abstract
    Nurse-coordinated multidisciplinary, family-based cardiovascular disease prevention programme (EUROACTION) for patients with coronary heart disease and asymptomatic individuals at high risk of cardiovascular disease: a paired, cluster-randomised controlled trial
    DA Wood, K Kotseva, S Connolly, C Jennings, A Mead, J Jones, A Holden, D De Bacquer, T Collier, G De Backer, O Faergeman, on behalf of EUROACTION Study Group
    The Lancet - Vol. 371, Issue 9629, 14 June 2008, Pages 1999-2012

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EUROACTION London team

The London EUROACTION team, illustrating prevention as a team effort.
From left: Susan Connolly (consultant cardiologist), Jenny Jones (physiotherapist), Catriona Jennigs (nurse co-ordinator), Kornelia Kotseva (consultant cardiologist), Anny Holden (physical activity specialist) and Alison Mead (dietetian).