Platform creation for self-care of patients with hypertension and chronic cardiovascular diseases

formyheart - background girl
formyheart - Doctor

The Project

The object of the present research project entitled “Platform creation for self-care of patients with hypertension and chronic cardiovascular diseases” is the development of an innovative application, ‘ForMyHeart’, which will be addressed to people suffering from arterial hypertension/CVD and treating physicians – nurses with the aim of comprehensive and personalized self-management of the disease.



Youtube channel with informative videos
7 lifestyle changes to lower your risk of cardiovascular disease
The benefits of recording blood pressure: Why monitoring is important

It has been created on Youtube, a channel of the formyheart application, with the aim of creating short videos that will make it easier for users to navigate the mobile application. The channel can be accessed from:


Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a group of conditions that affect the heart and blood vessels, and it is the leading cause of death worldwide. While some risk factors for CVD,


Recording blood pressure regularly can provide important insights into an individual's overall health and wellbeing. Blood pressure is a critical indicator of cardiovascular health and can also serve as an


Work units and deliverables


WU Α1: Definition of Application Development Framework

Design & Development

WU Α2: Definition of Technical Specifications – Application Design

WU Α3: Development of Application’s Pilot Version 

WU Α4: Technical Feasibility Study

WU Α5: Check and Validation

Final version & Dissemination of project results / Demonstration

WU Α6: Development of Final Release & Diffusion

WU Α7: Presentation at exhibitions


The Partners

Tessera Multimedia Logo

TESSERA is active in the design and development of web and mobile applications (mobiles, tablets).

formyheart - Innosec

INNOSEC is a spin-off. A knowledge and innovation intensive company that provides information systems security services by applying innovative security techniques and technologies.