A passport for the Health of the Heart with examinations and screening in a single database accessible with an ATM. It is the "Bancoheart" that was promoted by the Heart project of the Foundation for Your Heart Hcf Onlus of the National Association of Cardiologists in the Hospital ( Anmco ), which in March 201
Anmic presented the initiative "Truck Tour – Bank" to the Ministry of Health today Heart of the Year 2018 From April to November, a specially equipped truck will stop in the middle of 32 Italian cities to give everyone the opportunity to undergo a free cardiological examination. Ischemic heart disease – stated Michele Gulizia, president of the Foundation for Your Heart-Hcf Onlus is the leading cause of death in Italy, accounting for 28% of all deaths, while cerebrovascular accidents are third with 13% of tumors In addition, those who survive a heart attack will become a chronic patient afflicted with a disease that, in addition to altering the quality of life, also entails significant costs to society . "
" The Truck Tour Heart – added Gulizia – allows us to go straight to the home of the Italians or in the squares of the main cities.By March 2018, for over two years, over 26,000 BancomHeart were free causing an incredible increase in the prevalence of some cardiovascular diseases, especially atrial fibrillation and heart failure, with four to three times percentages compared to previously known prevalence data revealed in the literature. Especially for young men between the ages of 18 and 40 "
During the days of the event, the 2018 # Truck Tour Bank will be offered free of charge: Cardiovascular screening including electrocardiographic examination and screening arrhythmic; an electrocardiogram with all blood pressure and history values, metabolic screening, glucose, lipid, uricemia and cardiovascular risk profile printing; delivery of the kit of 11 cardiovascular prevention leaflets; free publication of BancomHeart card
for this With the initiative, the Foundation uses the support of more than 5,600 cardiologists enrolled at Anmco, with over 70 networked cardiologists in their study center, 80 departments of internal medicine.