About The Author

Margarite is a research scientist at Griffith University.

The COACH Program: Closing The “Evidence-Practice Gap” In The Prevention Of Cardiovascular Disease

Reducing coronary risk factors and taking recommended medications is crucial to retard the disease process in cardiovascular disease (CVD) in order to prolong life. There is much documented evidence that clinical practice consistently fails to follow evidence-based guidelines and achieve targets for modifiable disease risk factors. Given the current evidence-based pharmacological treatments on offer, reaching