Page updated on May 15th, 2009
The list of the countries participating in the EUPHORIC project is available. A brief description for each country is also provided about their political and demographical background and the organization of the health care system as well as the institutions involved in the project. The information about the national health system of each country is downloadable as a PDF file.

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Austria Bulgaria Finland France
Germany Greece Israel Italy
Slovak Republic Spain Sweden  

EUPHORIC is a multidisciplinary project co-funded by the European Union. Moreover, it is a network, which at the conclusion of the project, included 15 institutions from 10 European countries and Israel as well as a technological partner (Consorzio interuniversitario per le Applicazioni di Supercalcolo per Università e Ricerca - CASPUR) and Zadig, an editorial and publishing company focusing on communication in the field of medicine and public health.

Participants are:

Main beneficiary
Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Italy

Associated beneficiaries
EFORT/EAR Verein zur Unterstützung der Tätigkeit von nationalen Endoprothesenregistern, Austria
Sosiaali- ja terveysalan tutkimus- ja kehittämiskeskus, Finland
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
ASL RM E Department of Epidemiology, Italy
Institut Municipal d’Assistencia Sanitaria, Spain
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden 

Collaborating partners
Ludwig Boltzmann Institut Health Technology Assessment, Austria
Arthroplasty Register Tyrol, Austria
National Center of Public Health Protection, Bulgaria
French Society of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, France
Slovak Arthroplasty Register, Slovak Republic
Catalan Agency for Health Technology Assessment and Research, Spain
BQS Bundensgechäftsstelle Qualitätssicherung gGmbH, Germany
Israel Society for the Prevention of Heart Attacks at NCRI, Israel