Case studies

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Using artificial intelligence to predict risk

Greater Manchester has some of the highest rates of cardiovascular disease (CVD) inequality in England, with premature CVD contributing to the 20-year gap in healthy life expectancy. A collaborative team of researchers based at Manchester Metropolitan University have proposed a research study that will integrate a number of data resources and use computer algorithms and […]

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Mediterranean diet and resistance exercise for cardiac rehabilitation

After a cardiac event such as a heart attack, people attend cardiac rehabilitation services to help stop the disease from getting worse.  Some people with heart disease may not look overweight but may have lower levels of muscle and higher levels of fat which may put them at greater risk of having another heart attack. […]