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Doctor Ling Zhang

University of Sydney, Camperdown (Australia)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Dr Ling Zhang is a clinical researcher and a practicing registered nurse of Faculty of Medicine and Health, based at the Charles Perkins Centre at University of Sydney. She has a strong research interest in understanding and supporting patients who have heart disease throughout their recovery, encouraging and enabling good self-management and reducing cardiac events recurrence through secondary prevention. Dr Zhang is passionate about determining the role of digital technology in supporting disadvantage cardiac patient groups including those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and those with inadequate health literacy and poor English language proficiency.

Comparison of 30-day readmission rates and 1-year mortality of cardiovascular disease between Australian- and overseas-born residents: a large cohort study of older Australian adults

Event: ACNAP Congress 2023

Topic: Cardiovascular Disease in Special Populations, Other

Session: Cardiac care and special populations


eHealth literacy in Chinese migrants.

Event: ESC Congress 2022

Topic: Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions

Session: Co-design for cardiac health


Using a co-designed, self-delivered, Avatar-based patient discharge education application to improve acute coronary syndrome patient knowledge

Event: ESC Congress 2022

Topic: Chronic Nursing Care

Session: Nursing and allied professions - Chronic care


I really want to know what is wrong with my heart and what should I do a qualitative study of information needs among Chinese immigrants

Event: ACNAP-EuroHeartCare 2022

Topic: Chronic Nursing Care

Session: ePoster session 1


Are Chinese immigrants with CVD ready to use web-based health information: a comparative study in Australia

Event: ESC Asia with APSC & AFC

Topic: Telehealth

Session: Poster Session Saturday 2


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