Kardiovize Brno 2030 Research Group
2030 Brno Cardiovision is the only program for cardiovascular prevention in Central and Eastern Europe based on analysing the population. Its goal is to define cardiovascular risk factors in the population of Brno and reduce these factors by using tailor-made preventive programs by 2030.
The main objective of the project is to ensure that Brno has the lowest morbidity and mortality rates for artery and heart diseases in the Czech Republic and in people of a productive age by 2030. The number risk factors as well as the prevalence of artery and heart diseases is to be reduced by gradually increasing the awareness of risk factors of cardiovascular diseases and by shifting the mindset and behaviour of the city’s population The project is taking place in two stages – the first stages involves mapping out the risk factors in volunteers, and the second stage is to create preventive programs to reduce the risk factors.