Gender: key references and evidence

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Bettio F, Salnonetti S. Visions for Gender Equality. European Commission 2015.

Breitenbach E, Wasoff F. A Gender Audit of Statistics. University of Edinburgh 2007. 

Communities Analytical Services. Scottish Government Equality Outcomes: Gender Evidence Review.  2013. 

EHRC. Standard of living. How fair is Britain? Equality, human rights and good relations in 2010: the first triennial review. 2011.

NHS Health Scotland. Gender Based Violence. NHS Health Scotland 2013. 

NHS Health Scotland. Who is least likely to attend? An analysis of outpatient appointment ‘Did Not Attend’ (DNA) data in Scotland. NHS Health Scotland 2015.

Scottish Government. Long term monitoring of health inequalities

Scottish Government. Scottish Health Survey Topic Report: Equality Groups. Scottish Government 2012. 

United Nations General Assembly. Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women Resolution 48/104. UN; 1993.

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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