|IHHP News Release, August 2009|
Final Phase of IHHP
Budget required for implementing the final phase of Isfahan Healthy Heart Program (IHHP) was appropriated in 2007 and the post-intervention phase began. All the required data were collected and a number of surveys were simultaneously undertaken. During 2008, all data were processed and managed. Analysis of results began in 2009.
IHHP external evaluation was conducted in May 2009, upon conclusion of the final phase. The implementation and research components of IHHP were evaluated and a report was performed by two experts from the National Institute for Health and Welfare of Finland (CLICK HERE).
Official designation of the “Healthy Heart Exercise Station”
In cooperation with Isfahan Municipality, a Healthy Heart Station was set up in one of Isfahan’s well known parks. The goal is to educate heart patients and their families about prevention of cardiovascular diseases.