Prevention

This theme aims to:

– Generate knowledge to reduce the global burden of noncommunicable diseases

– Improve and implementing the evidence base for lifestyle changes and physical activity in healthcare settings

– Protect patients from the harms of multimorbidity

Examples of our research in this area are shown below

Arterial stiffnessin primary care

  Central blood pressure (BP) is the pressure in the aorta, which is the large artery into which the heart

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Physical Activity and chronic disease

  The evidence that higher levels of physical activity and/or lower levels of physical inactivity are associated with beneficial health-related

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