On the State of the Public Health: Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer 2007

Scope and Content

Health issues covered in this report include;

  • Progress on previous years' recommendations;

  • The health of teenagers and development of services to help them make better decisions;

  • Making surgery safer;

  • Creating and utilising new vaccines;

  • The need for research into rising rates of oesophageal cancer;

  • And achieving racial equality in medicine.

Also included is a regional focus on some local problems, trends and initiatives across England.

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