Sabina De Geest, PhD, RN Professor of Nursing and Chair, Department Public Health Institute of Nursing Science, Department Public Health, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland, and Academic Centre for Nursing and Midwifery, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, KU Leuven, Belgium.
Leah L. Zullig, PhD, MPH Associate Professor, Durham Centre of Innovation to Accelerate Discovery and Practice, Transformation (ADAPT), Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, and USA Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Health Care System, North Carolina.
Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob, PhD, RN Professor of Nursing and Dean, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Dyfrig Hughes, MRPharmS, PhD Professor of Pharmacoeconomics and Codirector of the Centre for Health Economics and Medicines Evaluation Centre for Health Economics and Medicines Evaluation, Bangor University, Bangor, Gwynedd, North Wales, UK.
Ira B. Wilson, MD, PhD Chair, Department of Health Services, Policy, and Practice, Brown University School of Public Health, Providence, Rhode Island.
Bernard Vrijens, PhD Invited Professor of Biostatistics, University of Liège, and Chief Executive Officer, AARDEX Group, Liège, Belgium.
The authors have no funding or conflicts of interest to disclose.
Note: Joint submission to the Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing and the European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing.
This editorial was also published in the European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. The Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing is publishing it with permission of the copyright holder.
Correspondence Sabina De Geest, PhD, RN, Institute of Nursing Science, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Basel, Bernoullistrasse 28, 4056 Basel, Switzerland (firstname.lastname@example.org).