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Subject: Heart disease
The Myocardial Infarction Audit Project (MINAP) began in late 1998 when a broadly based steering group developed a dataset for acute myocardial infarction (AMI). This allowed clinicians to examine the management of myocardial infarction within their hospitals against targets specified by the...
Subject: coronary heart disease
This report details the progress which has been made in implementing the Coronary Heart Disease National Service Framework in the eight years since its publication.
Subject: Health inequalities
These reports summarise progress against Department of Health inequality targets for 2010 in the following areas: Infant mortality; life expectancy at birth for males and for females; cancer (premature mortality rate) and all circulatory diseases (premature mortality rate). Key facts Infant...
Subject: Cardiovascular Disease
Closing the gap: Tackling cardiovascular disease and health inequalities by prescribing statins and stop smoking services
Subject: Inequalities in life expectancy
This paper describes the data and methods used in the London health inequalities forecast: A briefing on inequalities in life expectancy and deaths from cancers, heart disease and stroke in London. Links to relevant data sources and further information are also provided where possible.
Subject: Heart disease and life expectancy
This briefing considers the national health inequalities targets which must be met by 2010. The targets include those set for heart disease and stroke, cancers and life expectancy.
Subject: Health indicators and health trends
This is an analysis of health trends and inequalities in the East Midlands covering the period 1995 - 2006. Focusing on high-level health indicators, the report gives an overview of health in the East Midlands and evaluates regional trends in relation to national PSA targets. For the first time...
Subject: Health trends
This is an analysis of health trends and inequalities in the East Midlands covering the period 1995 - 2007. Focusing on high-level health indicators, the report gives an overview of health in the East Midlands and evaluates regional trends.
A report published in 2002, Monitoring the State of the East Midlands. Sustainable Development Objectives and Targets for the East Midlands. Health Indicators, proposed a set of seven high-level health indicators for monitoring health status and health inequalities in the Region. The report also...
Subject: Cardiac services in the UK
This scoping review has been commissioned by the Policy Research Programme and briefly outlines the scope and quality of relevant literature relating to: 1) The investigation of inequalities in access to cardiac services in the U.K. since 1995; and 2) The effectiveness of interventions in the U.K...