Welcome to NORCOR

Interdisciplinary cardiovascular disease prevention

NORwegian CORonary prevention research group

Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of morbidity, mortality and reduced quality of life worldwide and in Norway. NORCOR is an interdisciplinary research group that studies lifestyle, behavior, drug treatment and adherence, genetics, health communication and psychological stress in this large patient group. Our major objective is to develop empirically-based and tailored treatment and follow-up care in order to maintain and improve health and quality of life.