VEGA 1/0372/20

Dementia is the biggest global challenge for social-health systems in the 21st century. It is estimated that in 2040 the number of people with dementia in Slovakia will rise to 180,000. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia. The evidence-based findings point to its currently unsuccessful pharmacological treatment and to the importance of […]


The SCIROCCO Exchange project builds on the preliminary achievements of the B3 Action Group on Integrated Care (of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing). The group first developed the concept of the B3 Maturity Model. Through the activities of the EU Health Programme funded project SCIROCCO, the Model has been further refined […]


In a time of financial crisis, an ageing population, and a growing burden of chronic disease healthcare systems are under great pressure. The population of individuals with one or more chronic illnesses is large and growing rapidly, and the ability of the fragmented health systems to meet the complex needs of these patients is limited. As such, there […]