Projects that will improve hypertension treatments and use AI to personalise mental health treatments have received NHMRC funding.
The 11 projects include an international trial of treatments for people who've had cardiac arrests and the development of new treatments for genetic screening.
Leading experts on hypertension have issued a call to action to improve uncontrolled blood pressure in Australia.
The number of people with high blood pressure has doubled over the past 30 years, a comprehensive analysis has shown.
A 30-year global study has analysed 286 causes of death, 369 diseases and injuries, and 87 risk factors in 204 countries and territories.