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  1. 1. Implementing the European NCD StrategyTowards an Action-oriented AgendaGauden Galea30 May 2010<br />
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  3. 3. Since 2006<br />
  4. 4. Best Buys PackagePopulation-based approaches<br />Smoke-free environments<br />Warning about the dangers of tobacco use<br />Bans on tobacco advertising<br />Raising taxes on tobacco <br />Raising taxes on alcohol<br />Restricting access to retailed alcohol<br />Bans on alcohol advertising<br />Reduce salt intake and salt content of food<br />Replacing trans-fat in food with polyunsaturated fat<br />Promoting public awareness about diet and physical activity<br />
  5. 5. Best Buys PackageHigh-risk approaches<br />Counselling and multidrug therapy, including glycaemic control for diabetes for people > 30 years old with a 10-year risk of fatal or nonfatal cardiovascular events<br />Aspirin therapy for acute myocardial infarction<br />Screening for cervical cancer, once, at age 40, followed by removal of any discovered cancerous lesion;<br />Early case finding for breast cancer through biennial mammographic screening (50–70 years) and treatment of all stages<br />Early detection of colorectal and oral cancer<br />Treatment of persistent asthma with inhaled corticosteroids and beta-2 agonists<br />
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  7. 7. The “Contract”<br />Photo credit:<br />
  8. 8. Whatare we going to do?<br />
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  11. 11. Two Points to Ponder...<br />How can you get your Head of State to go to New York?<br />How would you score on this Action Plan?<br />
  12. 12. Thank You!<br />
  13. 13. Connections<br />Shared Values<br />Equity<br />Health Systems<br />Health in All Policies<br />Life course<br />Empowerment<br />Population & Individual<br />Integrated<br />“Whole of society”<br />Links<br />Mental Health<br />Violence and Injury<br />Environment<br />Infectious Diseases<br />