publication . Article . 2018

Moving upstream in health promoting policies for older people with early frailty in England? A policy analysis

Claire Goodman; Claire Goodman; Claire Goodman; Claire Goodman; Jill Manthorpe; Rachael Frost; Rachael Frost; Kate Walters; Kate Walters; Christina Avgerinou; ...
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jul 2018
  • Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd.
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
<jats:sec><jats:title>Objectives</jats:title><jats:p> Globally, populations are rapidly ageing and countries have developed health promotion and wellbeing strategies to address increasing demand for health care and old-age support. The older population is not homogeneous however, and includes a large group in transition between being active and healthy to being frail, i.e. with early frailty. This review explores the extent to which policy in England has addressed this group with a view to supporting independence and preventing further progression towards frailty. </jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec><jats:title>Methods</jats:title><jats:p> A narrative review was condu...
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free text keywords: alliedhealth, Original Research, health promotion, older people, policy analysis, early frailty, prevention, Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health, Health Policy, health promotion, older people, policy analysis, early frailty, prevention, Journal Article, Health care, business.industry, business, Gerontology, Political science
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4. United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. Regional implementation strategy for the Madrid international plan of action on ageing. Geneva: UNECE, 2002

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7. Collard RM, Boter H, Schoevers RA, et al. Prevalence of frailty in community-dwelling older persons: a systematic review. J Am Geriatr Soc 2012; 60: 1487-1492.

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11. Department of Work and Pensions. Fuller working lives - a framework for action. London: Department of Work and Pensions, 2014.

12. Department for Communities and Local Government. Fixing our broken housing market. Cm 9352. London: the Stationary Office, 2017.

13. Department for Transport. Creating growth, cutting carbon: making sustainable local transport happen. London: the Stationary Office, 2011.

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15. Department of Health. Healthy lives, healthy people: our strategy for public health in England. London: The Stationery Office, 2010.

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Abstract
<jats:sec><jats:title>Objectives</jats:title><jats:p> Globally, populations are rapidly ageing and countries have developed health promotion and wellbeing strategies to address increasing demand for health care and old-age support. The older population is not homogeneous however, and includes a large group in transition between being active and healthy to being frail, i.e. with early frailty. This review explores the extent to which policy in England has addressed this group with a view to supporting independence and preventing further progression towards frailty. </jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec><jats:title>Methods</jats:title><jats:p> A narrative review was condu...
Persistent Identifiers
Subjects
free text keywords: alliedhealth, Original Research, health promotion, older people, policy analysis, early frailty, prevention, Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health, Health Policy, health promotion, older people, policy analysis, early frailty, prevention, Journal Article, Health care, business.industry, business, Gerontology, Political science
49 references, page 1 of 4

1. United Nations. World population prospects. New York: United Nations, 2015.

2. United Nations. World economic and social survey. New York: United Nations, 2007.

3. United Nations. Political declaration and Madrid international plan of action on ageing. New York: United Nations, 2002.

4. United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. Regional implementation strategy for the Madrid international plan of action on ageing. Geneva: UNECE, 2002

5. Clegg A, Young J, Iliffe S, et al. Frailty in elderly people. Lancet 2013; 381: 752-762. [OpenAIRE]

6. McKinlay JB. A case for refocusing upstream: the political economy of illness. In: Conrad P and Leiter V (eds) The sociology of health and illness: critical perspectives. 9th ed. New York, NY: Worth Publishing, 2012, p.583.

7. Collard RM, Boter H, Schoevers RA, et al. Prevalence of frailty in community-dwelling older persons: a systematic review. J Am Geriatr Soc 2012; 60: 1487-1492.

8. Walt G, Shiffman J, Schneider H, et al. Doing' health policy analysis: methodological and conceptual reflections and challenges. Health Policy Plan 2008; 23: 308-317. [OpenAIRE]

9. Hill M. The public policy process. 6th ed. Oxon: Routledge, 2013.

10. Government Office for Science. Future of an ageing population. Foresight series. London: Government Office for Science, 2016, www.gov.uk/government/publications/ future-of-an-ageing-population (accessed 31 March 2017).

11. Department of Work and Pensions. Fuller working lives - a framework for action. London: Department of Work and Pensions, 2014.

12. Department for Communities and Local Government. Fixing our broken housing market. Cm 9352. London: the Stationary Office, 2017.

13. Department for Transport. Creating growth, cutting carbon: making sustainable local transport happen. London: the Stationary Office, 2011.

14. Petticrew M and Roberts H. Systematic reviews in the social sciences: a practical guide. London/Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2006.

15. Department of Health. Healthy lives, healthy people: our strategy for public health in England. London: The Stationery Office, 2010.

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