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Reducing young people's drinking

This series of Good Practice Guides is designed to share important information about health inequalities and some of the evidence-based measures that can be taken to reduce the stark differences in health and wellbeing within populations. The conditions i ...

Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders: DSM-IV-TR.

Since the "DSM-IV(R)" was published in 1994, we've seen many advances in our knowledge of psychiatric illness. This "Text Revision" incorporates information culled from a comprehensive literature review of research about mental di ...

ADHD and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD).

This multi-author book will discuss the history and clinical presentation of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders(FASD) i.e Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Alcohol Related Neurodevelopmental Disorder (ARND). These developmental neuropsychiatric disorders re ...

The health of Irish students: College Lifestyle and Attitudinal National (CLAN) Survey; a qualitative evaluation of the College Alcohol Policy Initiative

This report, The health of Irish students, contains two parts: The College Lifestyle and Attitudinal National (CLAN) Survey and a qualitative evaluation of the College Alcohol Policy Initiative. Ann Hope, Cindy Dring, John Dring Student, College, Educatio ...

Essential community medicine

This textbook is a definitive guide to the complete spectrum of community medicine. The basic concepts are set out in a clear readable and concise way. The main types of health data are described, as are the principles of disease prevention and its main s ...

Reducing Poverty in the UK: A Collection of Evidence Reviews

Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) Social issues relating to poverty To help build the evidence for JRF’s anti-poverty strategy, they commissioned researchers to carry out reviews of existing policy and research on a wide range of social issues that are rel ...

Homes for Health

10.14655/11971-1028533 Public Health England (PHE) Home, Living conditions, Housing These resources can help local authorities, health and social care commissioners and decision makers make plans to improve health and wellbeing through the places people l ...

All-Ireland Health Data Inventory. Part 1: Metadata for key data sources, version 1.0

10.14655/20070006 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Health data, Dataset, Information, Inventory The All-Ireland Health Data Inventory. Part 1 is a catalogue of key sources of health data in the Republic and Northern Ireland. It includes relevant data ...

Local and regional drugs task forces: handbook.

This handbook has been developed within the context of the institutional structures recommended under the National Drugs Strategy 2009-2016 and within the overall framework of the National Social Inclusion Plan 2007-2016. It sets out the role of the Drugs ...

Eating disorders, overeating and pathological attatchment to food: Independent or addictive disorders?

The thesis of this book is that there are connections between eating disorders and substance abuse. There are similarities in the craving for food to the cravings for substances of addiction; people with eating disorders experience symptoms similar to tho ...

Health Profiles for the East of England

A collection of Health Profiles for the East of England 10.14655/6744-21075 Eastern Region Public Health Observatory (ERPHO) Health profiles A collection of Health Profiles for the East of England Health Inequalities Chronic Conditions Health Inequalities ...

Health Challenge England: factsheets

Factsheets covering specific topics on health improvement including the Public Service Agreement target areas specifically associated with the achievement of improvement of overall public health, and the reduction of health inequalities. 10.14655/6744-217 ...

London Health Observatory- Inequalities Reports

refer to the resource 10.14655/6744-25024 London Health Observatory (LHO) Health inequity Inequality reports from the London Health Observatory from 1996 to 2010. Health Inequalities Chronic Conditions Health Inequalities Research and Evaluation Report ...

Health inequalities- Vulnerable groups- National key resources

refer to the resource 10.14655/6744-30425 South East Public Health Observatory (SEPHO) Health inequity Is part of Health inequalities- Vulnerable groups Has part Vulnerable adults (DH) Health Inequalities Chronic Conditions Health Inequalities Research an ...

Health inequalities- Vulnerable groups- Regional key resources

refer to the resource 10.14655/6744-30587 South East Public Health Observatory (SEPHO) Health inequity Has part Understanding the health needs of migrants in the South East region   Assault Prevention Data Sharing Toolkit Health Inequalities Chronic Condi ...

South East England public health factsheets

This collection contains a number of factsheets which have been produced by the Department of Health South East (the Department's presence in the region based in the Government Office for the South East) to promote understanding and awareness of key ...

Health Behaviours in School Children (HBSC) Survey 2014 Factsheets

Health Behaviour in School-Aged Children (HBSC), National University of Ireland, Galway Child health, Well-being, Lifestyle, School, Diet, Eating habits These factsheets contain information on school children's health and well-being in Ireland. They  ...

International Directory of Organizations in Grey Literature

GreyNet International Open Access International Directory of Organizations in Grey Literature provides a list of over 200 organizations in 36 countries worldwide that are currently associated with GreyNet either via partnership, membership, sponsorship, o ...

Catalogue of National Health and Social Care Data Collections

Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) Social care services The Catalogue of National Health and Social Care Data Collections gather large volumes of data to provide information on Irish health and social care services, and combines information a ...