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European Parliament, European Commission and the World Health Organization join to explore the EU’s abilities and commitment to face the global NCDs pandemic, with a focus on cardiovascular diseases (CVD).

This meeting gave MEPs the opportunity to learn from experts how E-Health technologies are being successfully applied in cardiology. Known as Tele-cardiology, this approach has demonstrated positive outcomes in national programmes but there are some obstacles to overcome before it can be fully exploited to the benefit of all EU citizens.