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Chief Medical Officer for Scotland Annual Report 2015/16 Realising Realistic Medicine

DescriptionThe Chief Medical Officer for Scotland's Annual Report 2015/16: Realising Realistic Medicine
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateFebruary 27, 2017


ISBN 978 1 78652 673 1 (Web only publication)
PPDAS 88363

This document is also available in pdf format (2.1MB)


An erratum was published on 28th February 2017 at PDF page 42 the graph should read 5.2% instead of 52%.

The pdf and html have both been updated within the document to reflect these changes.


Part 1: Realising Realistic Medicine

Introduction from the Chief Medical Officer

Production of the Report

Executive Summary

1. Realistic Medicine in an International Context

2. Realistic Medicine: Engagement with People we Care for and Support and the Wider Public

3. Realistic Medicine: A Multi-professional Endeavour

4. Creating the Conditions to Realise Realistic Medicine


Part 2: The Health of the Nation Highlights

The Health of the Nation Summary