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  • Interventions to reduce alcohol consumption during pregnancy

    • 23 Jan 2017
    • Evidence
    • Pregnancy and early years

    This briefing, based on a review of the evidence undertaken in 2015 and early 2016, aims to provide an update of the best available evidence from systematic reviews or reviews...

  • Universal free school meals second monitoring report

    • 31 Oct 2016
    • Evaluation
    • Free school meals

    Evaluation of Universal Free School Meals uptake in Scotland by local authority...

  • Dementia and Equality - Meeting the challenge in Scotland

    • 11 Aug 2016
    • Evidence
    • Dementia

    This is a report providing recommendations following Scotland’s second National Dementia Strategy 2013–16, which identified 17 commitments underpinned by a human rights approa...

  • MESAS alcohol sales and price update May 2016

    • 25 May 2016
    • Evaluation
    • MESAS
    • Alcohol

    The Monitoring and Evaluating Scotland’s Alcohol Strategy (MESAS) alcohol sales and price band analyses have been updated with 2015 data. Infographics that summarise the findi...

  • Evaluation of the Links Worker Programme in 'Deep End' general practices in Glasgow

    • 24 May 2016
    • Evaluation
    • Primary care

    The Links Worker Programme is a Scottish Government funded programme, being piloted in deprived areas of Glasgow, which aims to support primary care patients with complex need...

  • DNA analysis - NHS Highland

    • 26 Mar 2016
    • Research report
    • Primary care

    The Did Not Attend (DNA) analysis aimed to identify potential inequities in access to NHS services in Highland by identifying differences in the risk of not attending outpatie...

  • Process evaluation of the implementation of Universal Free School Meals

    • 08 Mar 2016
    • Evaluation
    • Free school meals

    Process evaluation of the implementation of universal free school meals for primary one to primary three. Research with schools and local authorities. ...

  • MESAS final report - March 2016

    • 01 Mar 2016
    • Evaluation
    • MESAS
    • Alcohol

    NHS Health Scotland was tasked by the Scottish Government to lead the evaluation of Scotland's alcohol strategy through the Monitoring and Evaluating Scotland's Alcohol Strate...

  • Pulling in different directions?

    • 02 Feb 2016
    • Research report

    This report provides an update on developments in the social security system and changing economic context and monitors relevant changes in population health and health inequa...

  • DNA analysis - NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

    • 26 Mar 2015
    • Research report
    • Primary care

    The Did Not Attend (DNA) analysis aimed to identify potential inequities in access to NHS services in Greater Glasgow and Clyde by identifying differences in the risk of not a...