National strategy for heart, stroke and vascular health in Australia

This strategy provides a blueprint for improving the cardiovascular health of Australians and reducing the prevalence of heart, stroke and vascular disease.

Page last updated: February 2004

PDF printable version of National strategy for heart, stroke and vascular health in Australia (PDF 574 KB large file)

The same publication in smaller sections:

Cover page (PDF 466 KB)
Title page, copyright, preface and contents (PDF 47 KB)
Introduction (PDF 42 KB)
1. Heart, stroke and vascular disease in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples (PDF 44 KB)
2. Consumer engagement and information (PDF 40 KB)
3. Prevention of heart, stroke and vascular disease (PDF 45 KB)
4. Cardiac emergency treatment and acute care (PDF 41 KB)
5. Stroke emergency treatment and acute care (PDF 40 KB)
6. Chronic heart failure (PDF 40 KB)
7. Rehabilitation after an acute heart, stroke or vascular event (PDF 44 KB)
Appendix - Membership of the National Heart, Stroke and Vascular Health Strategies Group (PDF 26 KB)
Glossary (PDF 38 KB)
References (PDF 41 KB)

In this section

Document help

When accessing large documents (over 500 KB in size), it is recommended that the following procedure be used:

  1. Click the link with the RIGHT mouse button
  2. Choose "Save Target As.../Save Link As..." depending on your browser
  3. Select an appropriate folder on a local drive to place the downloaded file

Attempting to open large documents within the browser window (by left-clicking) may inhibit your ability to continue browsing while the document is opening and/or lead to system problems.

To view PDF (Portable Document Format) documents, you will need to have a PDF reader installed on your computer. A number of PDF readers are available through the Australian Government Information Management Office (AGIMO) Web Guide website.