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Injuries: key references and evidence

Key references

HSE, Health and Safety Statistics 2016 [699Kb] (2016)

HSE, European Comparisons [439Kb] (2015)

IOBI, Analysis of Inpatient Admissions Data for Serious Injury (2011)

ISD, Unintentional Injuries [547KB] (2016)

Scottish Health Survey [6.7Mb] (2016)

SFRS, Fire and Rescue Statistics, 2015-16, Scotland [4.2Mb](2016)

Transport Scotland, Reported Road Casualties Scotland 2015 (2016)

EuroSafe, Injuries in the European Union, Report on injury statistics 2008-2010 [4.2MB] (2013)

Additional references

Scottish Government, Civil Justice Statistics in Scotland 2013-14(2015)

IOBI, Britain and Ireland Deaths due to Injury (2006)

NHS Health Scotland, Injury in Children (2004)

NHS Health Scotland, RoSPA, Health Education Population Survey Accidents and Safety 1996-2004 [977Kb] (2006)

Child Unintentional Strategy Action Plan for Europe, Child Safety Strategy [717KB] (2007)

Scottish Community Safety Network, Unintentional Injuries in the Home [246Kb] (2012)

Van der Molen HF et al., Interventions to prevent injuries in construction workers(Cochrane Database Syst. Rev. 2012)

NHS Health Scotland, Evidence Summary: Public Health Interventions to prevent Unintentional Injuries among the Under 15s [588KB] (2012)

Effectiveness evidence

ScotPHO's purpose is to describe the pattern of health across the Scottish population. As a supplementary service to users, we include the following links to external sources of quality-assured evidence on effectiveness of interventions which may include relevant material for this topic. These links are provided as an aid to users. They are by no means exhaustive nor should they be necessarily viewed as authoritative.

NHS Health Scotland: Scottish briefings on NICE public health guidance

Centre for Reviews and Dissemination

Cochrane Library: Browse by topic

EPPI-Centre: Evidence library

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Evidence services: Evidence search

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Guidance: Find guidance

Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN)

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