The IMPACT model explaining trends in coronary heart disease morbidity and mortality and examining future policy options. Implementation in Belgium.

01 October 2014 → 30 September 2018
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund, Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Public health care
    • Public health sciences
    • Public health services
CT model coronary heart disease future projection
Project description

The IMPACT model will be used to explain the recent decline in CHD mortality and morbidity in Belgium and Flanders. Secondly, we will make a projection of future CHD burden in order to get an overview of the interventions with the greatest potential in reducing the CHD burden. Finally, a cost-effectiveness analyses of different strategies will be performed.