Healthy Ageing

The ageing population is widely recognised as one of the biggest challenges for our future. For 2017/2018 we have identified the need to draw many of these aspects together, and create a cross-cutting approach for innovation and spread in healthy ageing and frailty.

This programme will focus on opportunities to slow the onset of, and reduce the severity of, frailty through innovation and the rapid spread of new approaches.

Dementia

Over 41,000 people in Wessex have dementia and numbers are predicted to double by 2050. It i...

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Nutrition

The focus for the Wessex Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) Nutrition in Older People Pr...

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Medicines Optimisation

This programme aims to help patients get the maximum benefit from their medicines and reduce...

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Atrial Fibrillation: Detect, Perfect, Protect

The Atrial fibrillation programme has 3 aims.  To detect AF;  to perfect treatment of patien...

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Healthy Ageing

The Healthy Ageing Programme builds on the strengths of existing Wessex AHSN programmes to p...

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