Babies born in glasgow are expected to live the shortest lives of any in britain what's behind the glasgow effect. The glasgow science centre explores the effect of science and technology on society and includes the glasgow tower this 459-foot- (140-metre-) high tower is the tallest freestanding structure in scotland and the only structure of its height in the world that revolves 360 degrees from its base. For more than a generation, researchers have been struggling to solve the riddle of the so-called glasgow effect the city has some of the largest inequalities in britain in health and life expectancy why do many residents in some of the leafier parts of the city remain hale and hearty into their. An artist awarded £15,000 by creative scotland not to leave glasgow for one year has defended her controversial project ellie harrison said she did not regret calling her work the glasgow effect - an academic term referring to unexplained long-term public health problems affecting the city the 36.
Investigating a 'glasgow effect' why do equally deprived uk cities experience different health outcomes david walsh, neil bendel, richard jones and phil hanlon. An unexplained glasgow effect means residents of scotland's largest city are more likely to suffer from anxiety or have a heart attack, according to a new report. The positive impact of glasgow 2014 will be felt in the city for many years to come, according to the event's chief executive. Unless you've been hiding under a mountain of greasy chips and battered mars bars, you will likely have heard of 'the glasgow effect' by now it's the art project that has had scottish facebook users up-in-arms over the past 24 hours and we're not referring to the actual glasgow effect. Research based on newly released 1970s policy documents suggests glaswegians' higher risk of premature death was caused by 'skimming the cream' - rehousing skilled workers in new towns, and leaving the poorest behind.
Wander out into the streets of glasgow after a whisky-soaked summer evening and it is possible to mistake the place for an unexplored corner of new york. Care guide for glasgow coma scale includes: possible causes, signs and symptoms, standard treatment options and means of care and support.
Adapted from the glasgow antipsychotic side-effect scale© 2007 by st john of god hospital and south london and maudsley trust waddell, taylor and hynes 2012. Glasgow was once revered as a leading centre of heavy engineering, most notably shipbuilding on the river clyde but in 2008, scotland's most populous city--12 million in the greater urban area--gained a less flattering image as chair of a world health organization commission on the social factors.
Graham teasdale, andrew maas, fiona lecky, geoffrey manley, nino stocchetti, gordon murray the glasgow coma scale at 40 years: standing the test of time. Wednesday 18 may 2011 investigating a 'glasgow effect' recent research has highlighted the existence of a 'scottish effect', a term used to describe the higher levels of mortality and poor health experienced in scotland over and above that explained by socio-economic circumstances.
We aimed to construct and assess a new self rating scale to detect the side effects of second generation antipsychotics this scale was designed to allow a timely, sensitive and reliable method of gathering information on the number and severity of side effects an individual suffers from the glasgow antipscyhotic side-effect scale (gass) was. The glasgow effect is perhaps the most perplexing health inequality it represents unfairness with an unknown cause and is composed of several different elements. There are a few different systems that medical practioners use to diagnose the symptoms of traumatic brain injury this section discusses the glasgow coma scale. Shettleston prefix through direct community consultation, the research examined whether people in glasgow city felt alcohol affected their community, and if so, to identify and examine these effects.
Stroke assessment scales overview stroke assessment scales overview stroke assessment scales glasgow coma scale : 2 minutes: simple, valid, reliable none observed and floor effects health status/ quality of life measures: medical outcomes study. Excess mortality in scotland and glasgow there has been a considerable amount of attention in the media on the notions of 'the scottish effect' and 'the glasgow effect. This report is the latest in a series exploring the issue of 'excess' mortality in scotland, and particular parts of scotland this 'excess' is defined as the higher levels of mortality experienced in scotland compared to other parts of the uk over and above that explained by socio-economic deprivation. Rapper wee d has went viral online with a rap response to ellie harrison and creative scotland's controversial glasgow effect project.