Health promotion in cardiovascular disease prevention and self-management: increasing patient awareness of modifiable cardiovascular risk factors. pharmacy student honours project
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Poster
- By: MORRISSEY, Hana (Charles Darwin University, Pharmacy, Darwin, Australia)
- Co-author(s): Ball, Patrick (Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia)
Sharp, Christopher (Intern Pharmacy Student, Wagga wagga, Australia)
Introduction: Cardiovascular diseases are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in adult Australians. Modifiable risk factors such as tobacco use and physical inactivity are responsible for a large portion of cardiovascular diseases burden. Encouraging individuals to minimise their risk requires effective communication, which may include the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.