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Physical activity guidelines: UK Chief Medical Officers' report

Chief Medical Officers, United Kingdom Children's Health, Pregnancy, Birth, Disabled People, Exercise, Physical Activity The report contains guidance for health professionals, policymakers and others working to promote physical activity, sport and ex ...

DoH Guidance on the Transfer of Patients Detained under Mental Health Legislation between Hospitals in Northern Ireland and Great Britain

DoH Guidance on the Transfer of Patients Detained under Mental Health Legislation between Hospitals in Northern Ireland and Great Britain Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Guidance literature, Mental health and learning disabilities DoH Guidance on ...

Equality and Human Rights Consultation- NICE TA- Trastuzumab Emtansine for Treating HER2 Positive Advanced Breast Cancer after Trastuzumab and a Taxane (Review of TA371)

NICE guidance is designed and developed for the NHS in England and is therefore not automatically applicable to Northern Ireland. On 1 July 2006 the Department established links with NICE whereby all technology appraisals and clinical guidelines published ...

Adult Weight Management: Guidance for Commissioners and Providers

Public Health England (PHE) Weight, Overweight, Weight management, Obese, Diet This guide supports commissioners and providers of tier 2 adult weight management services, including: local authorities (LAs) clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) NHS institut ...

Community engagement: improving health and wellbeing and reducing health inequalities

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Inequality, Inequalities, Wellbeing, good practice This guideline covers community engagement approaches to reduce health inequalities, ensure health and wellbeing initiatives are effective and help ...

Preventing excess winter deaths and illness associated with cold homes

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Quality Standard, Health service, Winter mortality, Cardiovascular health, Mental health, Cold NICE quality standards describe high-priority areas for quality improvement in a defined care or servic ...

The Magenta Book- Guidance for evaluation

HM Treasury Guidance for evaluation All policies, programmes and projects should be subject to comprehensive but proportionate evaluation, where practicable to do so. The Magenta Book is the recommended central government guidance on evaluation that sets ...

Physical activity and the environment [PH8]

NICE Physical activity and the environment This guidance offers the first evidence-based recommendations on how to improve the physical environment to encourage physical activity. It is for NHS and other professionals who have responsibility for the built ...

Exercise referral schemes to promote physical activity [PH54]

NICE Physical activity This guideline makes recommendations on exercise referral schemes to promote physical activity for people aged 19 and older. It updates and replaces recommendation 5 in Four commonly used methods to increase physical activity NICE g ...

Evaluating community projects: A practical guide

Joseph Rowntree Foundation Evaluating community projects These guidelines were initially developed as part of the JRF Neighbourhood Programme. This programme is made up of 20 community or voluntary organisations all wanting to exercise a more strategic in ...

Guide to online tools for valuing physical activity, sport and obesity programmes

10.14655/743983-898720 Public Health England Guide to online tools for assessment There are a number of online tools published that help the user to perform calculations to make the case for investment in the promotion of physical activity and/or the prev ...

Evaluating Sport and Physical Activity Interventions: A guide for practitioners

Dugdill, L. & Stratton, G. Evaluating Sport and Physical Activity Interventions The guidance document on “Evaluating Sport and Physical Activity Interventions” is aimed at physical activity practitioners, managers and commissioners from Local Authorit ...

Process evaluations of complex interventions

Medical Research Council Process evaluation of complex interventions The UK Medical Research Council has published guidance to inform users how to conduct a process evaluation of an intervention which has multiple components.  A process evaluation is a st ...

A simple guide to classifying body mass index in children

10.14655/743983-894424 Dinsdale H, Ridler C, Ells L J. Obesity, BMI A simple guide to the different methods that can be used to interpret BMI in children and young people. Obesity Obesity Research and Evaluation Methods ...

Developing and evaluating complex interventions: new guidance

Medical Research Council Development, evaluation and implementation of complex interventions to improve health Provides guidance on the development, evaluation and implementation of complex interventions to improve health. The resource is aimed primarily ...

Obesity: prevention and lifestyle weight management in children and young people [QS94]

NICE Obesity prevention and lifestyle weight management NICE quality standards describe high-priority areas for quality improvement in a defined care or service area. Each standard consists of a prioritised set of specific, concise and measurable statemen ...

Evaluation of weight management, physical activity and dietary interventions: an introductory guide

10.14655/743983-880191 Public Health England (PHE) Weight management, Overweight, Obesity, Physical activity, Diet This guide provides an introduction to the evaluation of public health programmes and interventions. It is written primarily for practitione ...

Workplace policy and management practices to improve the health and wellbeing of employees

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Workplace, Sfety, Employee, Employer, Safety, Health This guideline makes recommendations on improving the health and wellbeing of employees, with a particular focus on organisational culture and co ...

Maintaining a healthy weight and preventing excess weight gain among adults and children- NICE guidelines [NG7]

NICE Healthy weight, Weight mainenance, Coronary heart disease, Hypertension, Liver disease, Osteoarthritis,s troke, Type 2 diabetes This guideline makes recommendations on behaviours that may help people maintain a healthy weight or prevent excess weight ...

Excess winter deaths and morbidity and the health risks associated with cold homes

10.14655/105129-107388 National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Death, Mortality, Winter, Climate, Housing, Cold home, Temperature The guideline is for commissioners, managers and health, social care and voluntary sector practitioners who ...