Publication - Progress report

Scottish Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest data linkage project: 2018-2019 results

Published: 21 Jan 2020

Report presenting the latest results of the Scottish out-of-hospital cardiac arrest data linkage project.

Scottish Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest data linkage project: 2018-2019 results
Glossary

Glossary

CHI Community Health Index
CPR Cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation. This abbreviation is commonly used for delivery of Chest Compressions, with or without the addition of Rescue Breaths (‘mouth-to-mouth’, or ‘kiss of life’).
GRA Global Resuscitation Alliance www.globalresuscitationalliance.org
ISD Information Services Division
NSS National Services Scotland
OHCA Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
SAS Scottish Ambulance Service
Save a Life for Scotland The SALFS partnership is composed of the following public and third sector organisations: the Scottish Government, Police Scotland, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, Scottish Ambulance Service, the British Heart Foundation, British Red Cross, St John Scotland, Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland, Royal Life Saving Society, East Neuk First Responders, the University of Edinburgh, St Andrews First Aid, Lucky2BHere, Sandpiper Wildcat, and Joint Forces Command. www.savealife.scot
SIMD Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation. https://www2.gov.scot/Resource/0050/00504809.pdf
Utstein template Consensus reporting guidelines for OCHA data. It originated from an international multidisciplinary meeting held at the Utstein Abbey near Stavanger, Norway, in June 1990
‘Worked arrests’ OHCA where resuscitation is attempted by SAS

Contact

Email: SWStat@gov.scot