Publication - Report

Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer 2012 - Population Health and Improvement Science

Published: 31 Dec 2013
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781784121266

The Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer 2012

43 page PDF

738.8 kB

43 page PDF

738.8 kB

Contents
Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer 2012 - Population Health and Improvement Science
CONTENTS

43 page PDF

738.8 kB

ISBN 978 1 78412 126 6 (web only publication)
DPPAS 20600

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CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1 - Creating Health
Creating wellness is not just a matter of creating health
Improvement science - a means of delivering salutogenesis?

CHAPTER 2 - Healthy Ageing
Implications for society
The health of older Scots
A healthy ageing collaborative
Some drivers of wellbeing in the elderly
Physical activity
Health promotion programmes
Healthcare
Pre-retirement planning
Connectedness
Environment
Economic Support
Gender differences
Sustainable policies and programmes

CHAPTER 3 - The Early Years Collaborative and Transforming Childhood
Infant mortality in Scotland
Progress so far
Accelerating progress
So what are the 'Key Changes'?

CHAPTER 4 - Looked after Children and Young People
Mental health of looked after children
Conclusions
Recommendations

CHAPTER 5 - Offending Behaviour in Young Adults
The prison population
The evidence for intervention
The role of improvement science

CHAPTER 6 - Communicable Disease
Travel and International Health
Gastrointestinal and foodborne infections
Vaccine Preventable Disease
Hepatitis C Virus Infection
HIV Infection
Tuberculosis
Legionnaires' Disease
Healthcare Associated Infection
Antimicrobial Resistance
Conclusions

References


Contact

Email: Diane Dempster