A LOUGHBOROUGH GP is spearheading a new service which encourages patients to create their own health profile
, including such details as alcohol consumption, so they can see for themselves where they could improve their lifestyle and help their doctors to help them at the same time.
Earlier, welcoming the honourable Minister and the distinguished guests, Syed Umair Javed, Director General Federal Directorate of Education explained that a health profile
card for every student enrolled in FDE educational institutions would be the cornerstone of this initiative.
The Chief Minister has instructed concerned officials to hold medical camps and record the health profile
of each and every individual after conducting all types of tests.
One of the commonly used scales to assess perceived health status of patients in the field of rheumatology and rehabilitation is the Nottingham Health Profile
(NHP). The development and first validation study of the scale was conducted in the United Kingdom and, then, was used in a wide range of health problems and general population studies. The NHP is a generic patient-reported health status (or health-related quality of life) measure developed to record perceived distress of patients in physical, emotional, and social domains.
Parameters analysed included life expectancy, health expenditure characterising health profile
, urbanisation, forest, agriculture land area proportions characterising geographic profile, and air, noise pollution index characterizing environmental profile.
During the assessments, employees' health profile
and dietary habits were collected and BMI, waist circumference, blood pressure and blood sugar levels were measured, after which they were given personalised recommendations on how to lead a healthier lifestyle to prevent the onset of the disease.
The Ministerial Committee meeting will address the health profile
The Health Profile
for England also highlights the stark inequalities in the health of the rich and poor.
An individual's health profile
is important to manage the health information that will include a comprehensive summary of their medical or health history," said Regional Director Eduardo Janairo.
"Through such centers we can have the health profile
of every citizen.
'PMA is always ready to help and support the federal and provincial governments for improving our health profile