The World Heart Federation Roadmap for Reducing Cardiovascular Mortality Through Tobacco Control 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 eight experts from around the world: Alice Grainger Gasser, Cassandra Welch, Monika Arora, Rohan Greenland, Lubna Bhatti, Luminita Sanda, Rob Moodie, Eduardo Bianco.
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 19 March 2014 at the World Conference on Tobacco Or Health (WCTOH), and published in Global Heart.