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Title Evidence-based public health : effectiveness and efficiency / edited by Amanda Killoran and Michael P. Kelly.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  362.10972 Ev32 2010    ---  Available
Description xxvii, 499 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction. Effectiveness and efficiency in public health / Amanda Killoran, Michael P. Kelly -- pt. 1. Public health challenges of the 21st century -- 1. Trends and scenarios in public health in the UK / Mel Bartley, David Blane -- 2. Policy and evidence-based public health / Catherine Law -- 3. Ethics and evidence in health promotion / David V. McQueen -- pt. 2. Evidence-based frameworks -- pt. 2a. Theory-driven approach -- 4. Theory-driven evaluation of public health programmes / Ray Pawson, Sanjeev Sridharan -- pt. 2b. Equity, risk, and vulnerability -- 5. Equity, risk, and the life-course: a framework for understanding and tackling health inequalities / Hilary Graham, Chris Power -- 6. Vulnerability, disadvantage, and sexual health / Roger Ingham, Debbie Smith -- 7. Social context and youth health: understanding and mitigating exclusion / M. Judith Lynam -- pt. 2c. Public health and resource allocation -- 8. Economic evaluation of public health interventions / Susan Griffin, Nigel Rice, Mark Sculpher -- 9. Equity and efficiency in public health: the contribution of health economics / Stephen Morris, David Parkin, Nancy Devlin -- 10. Measuring overall population health: the use and abuse of QALYs / Richard Cookson, Anthony Culyer -- pt. 2d. Ethics and public health -- 11. Ethics and public health: the ethics of intervention choices / Lord Krebs, Harald Schmidt -- pt. 3. Generating evidence -- 12. Developing and evaluating complex interventions: an introduction to the new Medical Research Council guidance / Peter Craig, Paul Dieppe, Sally Macintyre, Susan Michie, Irwin Nazareth, Mark Petticrew -- 13. Child health and well-being in the early years: the National Evaluation of Sure Start / Edward Melhuish, Jay Belsky, Jacqueline Barnes -- 14. Smoking cessation interventions / Robert West, Lion Shahab -- 15. Development of a diabetes prevention programme for a South Asian population: translating evidence and theory into practice / Kamlesh Khunti, Thomas Yates, Jacqui Troughton, Margaret Stone, Melanie Davies -- 16. Gatehouse Project: a multi-level integrated approach to promoting well-being in schools / Lyndal Bond, Helen Butler -- 17. Workplace and mental well-being: Whitehall II study / Mika Kivimaki, Jane E. Ferrie, Michael Marmot -- 18. Improving population health through area-based social interventions: generating evidence in a complex world / Steven Cummins -- 19. Built environment: walkability of neighbourhoods / Klaus Gebel, Adrian E. Bauman, Fiona C. Bull -- 20. Fiscal policy and health-related behaviours / Anne Ludbrook -- pt. 4. Synthesizing evidence and developing guidance -- 21. Process of systematic review of public health evidence: quality criteria and standards / Mark Petticrew -- 22. Assessing evidence and prioritizing clinical and public health guidance recommendations: the NICE way / Peter Littlejohns, Kalipso Chalkidou, Jeremy Wyatt, Steven D. Pearson -- 23. Social values in developing public health guidance / Nick Doyle -- 24. Nudge in the right direction: developing guidance on changing behaviour / Catherine Swann, Lesley Owen, Chris Carmona, Michael P. Kelly, Clare Wohlgemuth, Jane Huntley -- 25. Promoting the emotional and social well-being of children in primary education: evidence-based guidance / Amanda Killoran, Antony Morgan, James Jagroo -- 26. What environmental changes can increase physical activity? / Hugo Crombie, Amanda Killoran, Bhash Naidoo -- 27. Developing evidence-based guidance for health technologies: the NICE experience / David Barnett, Andrew Stevens, Meindert Boysen, Carole Longson -- 28. Supporting implementation of public health guidance: NICE experience / Val Moore, Nick Baillie, Annie Coppel, Julie Royce -- pt. 5. Knowledge, evidence, and policy -- 29. Individual and the social level in public health / Michael P. Kelly -- 30. Informing public health policy with the best available evidence / Laurie M. Anderson, David V. McQueen -- 31. Changing policy: reflections on the role of public health evidence / Virginia Berridge -- Synopsis: Effectiveness and efficiency in public health / Amanda Killoran.
Subject Public health -- Research -- Methodology.
Evidence-based medicine.
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (Great Britain)
Public health administration -- Great Britain -- Evaluation.
Evidence-based medicine -- Great Britain -- Evaluation.
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (Great Britain)
Public Health Administration -- Great Britain.
Evidence-Based Practice -- Great Britain.
Program Evaluation -- Great Britain.
Added Author Killoran, Amanda.
Kelly, Michael P. (Michael Patrick), 1953-
ISBN 9780199563623 (alk. paper)
0199563624 (alk. paper)
Standard No. NLM 101512858
NLGGC 321565673
CDX 10463935
NZ1 13217571
AU@ 000045158810
DEBBG BV035969385

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