The WHF Roadmap for Reducing Cardiovascular Mortality through Prevention and Management of Raised Blood Pressure identifies roadblocks and suggests potential solutions to improve cardiovascular health and help reach the target set out in the Sustainable Development Goals: achieve a 30% reduction in NCDs, including CVD, by 2030.
This WHF Roadmap has been written by seven experts from around the world: Alma J. Adler, Dorairaj Prabhakaran, Pascal Bovet, Dhruv S. Kazi, Giuseppe Mancia, Vash Mungal-Singh and Neil Poulter.
A Roadmap is a framework to identify roadblocks and suggest potential solutions on the road to 2030. Global Roadmaps have been developed by worldwide experts to detect the problems and offer solutions on specific topics impacting cardiovascular mortality.
This Roadmap was launched on 8th May 2015 at the WHO World Health Assembly, and published in Global Heart.