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Alcohol and inequities- Guidance for addressing inequities in alcohol-related harm

World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe Alcohol consumption, Alcohol-related harm This policy guidance aims to support European policy-makers to improve the design and implementation of policies to reduce inequities in alcohol-related ...

Injuries and inequities- Guidance for addressing inequities in unintentional injuries

World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe Accidental injuries This policy guidance aims to support national, regional and local policy-makers in Europe to prepare, implement and follow up policy actions and interventions to reduce inequi ...

The equity action spectrum: taking a comprehensive approach

World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe Guidance for addressing inequalities in health This guidance aims to support European policy-makers to improve the design and iplementation of policies to reduce inequities in health. It brings t ...

Needle and Syringe Exchange Programmes

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) This guidance updates and replaces NICE public health guideline 18 (published February 2009). This guidance makes recommendations on needle and syringe programmes, including those provided by ph ...

Community Use of School Premises: A Guidance Toolkit for Schools

Department of Education Northern Ireland (DENI) School building, Environment The Department, working alongside a joint Working Group led by the Council for Catholic Maintained Schools (CCMS) and the Education and Library Boards (ELBs), with input from oth ...

Start active, stay active: a report on physical activity from the four home countries' Chief Medical Officers

Chief Medical Officer (UK) A UK-wide document that presents guidelines on the volume, duration, frequency and type of physical activity required A UK-wide document that presents guidelines on the volume, duration, frequency and type of physical activity r ...

Planning Practice Guidance

10.14655/11971-749000 Public Health England (PHE) Built environment, Community, Infrastructure, Development The Department for Communities and Local Government has published National Planning Practice Guidance which recognises the importance of local infr ...

Smoking cessation in secondary care: Acute, maternity and mental health services (PH 48)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Smoking Cessation Stopping smoking at any time has considerable health benefits and for people using secondary care services, there are additional advantages including shorter hospital stays and ...

Fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant for treating chronic diabetic macular oedema after an inadequate response to prior therapy (rapid review of technology appraisal guidance 271)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Diabetes Fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implants are recommended as a possible treatment for people with chronic diabetic macular oedema who have an artificial lens in their eye if: the imp ...

Myocardial Infarction- Secondary prevention (CG 172)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Secondary prevention, Primary care, Secondary care, Patients, Myocardial infarction, Heart attack This clinical guideline (published November 2013) updates and replaces NICE clinical guideline 4 ...

Guide to Creating a Front of Pack (FoP) Nutrition Label for Pre-packed Products sold through Retail Outlets

Department of Health Front of Pack, Nutrition labelling, Guidance This guidance gives step-by-step support for businesses on developing a 'Front of Pack' (FoP) nutrition label. The Front of Pack nutrition labelling scheme combines colour coding ...

Tobacco: Harm-reduction approaches to smoking (PH 45)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Tobacco smoke Nicotine inhaled from smoking tobacco is highly addictive. But it is primarily the toxins and carcinogens in tobacco smoke – not the nicotine – that cause illness and death. The be ...

Disclosure Control Policy for Tables

Office for National Statistics (ONS) Confidentiality protection, Tabular outputs, Public release In order to bring about a consistent and coherent approach to confidentiality protection for common families of outputs, standards for the disclosure control ...

Hepatitis B and C: ways to promote and offer testing to people at increased risk of infection (PH 43)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Hepatitis testing, Treatment services This guidance aims to ensure more people at increased risk of hepatitis B and C infection are tested. The guidance is for commissioners and providers of pub ...

Fertility: Assessment and treatment for people with fertility problems (CG 156)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Fertility treatment This clinical guideline updates and replaces NICE clinical guideline 11 ‘Fertility’ (published February 2004). It offers evidence-based advice on the care and treatment of pe ...

Psychosis and schizophrenia: Recognition and management of psychosis and schizophrenia in children and young people (CG155)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Children's mental health This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on the recognition and management of psychosis and schizophrenia in children and young people under 18. Mental ...

Well-Being in Post-Primary Schools: Guidelines for Mental Health Promotion and Suicide Prevention- Summary

Department of Education and Skills, Health Service Executive and Department of Health Health Promoting positive mental health and well-being of young people Post-primary schools have a unique role to play in supporting the positive mental health and well- ...

Well-Being in Post-Primary Schools: Guidelines for Mental Health Promotion and Suicide Prevention

Department of Education and Skills, Health Service Executive and Department of Health Health Promoting positive mental health and well-being of young people Post-primary schools have a unique role to play in supporting the positive mental health and well- ...

WatchBP Home A for opportunistically detecting atrial fibrillation during diagnosis and monitoring of hypertension (MTG13)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Using WatchBP Home A in the NHS for opportunistically detecting asymptomatic atrial fibrillation during the measurement of blood pressure by primary care professionals, is backed by the NICE gui ...

An Outcomes Strategy for COPD and Asthma: NHS Companion Document

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