Leeds International Health Promotion

Leeds Health Education Database

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Healthcare in Leeds

There are many Leeds-based healthcare companies. Other companies such as Smile Dental Plan provide services to people from all over the country, including West Yorkshire. Here are some of the health-related businesses in Leeds:


The Leeds Health Education Database

This is an ongoing research project to set up a computer-based data-base of evaluated health education /promotion interventions in developing countries. The initial stage has been completed with over 600 publications reviewed and 350 entered into the database. Further analysis of the entries is being carried out to develop a book on evidence-based health promotion to be funded by DFID.

Click on the appropriate word for: background details of the Leeds Health Education Database; a complete listing of entries in the database; and a listing of papers reviewed but not included together with reasons for their exclusion.

For full abstract fields with details of target group/country, intervention methodology, evaluation method and impact achieved click on the links:

AIDS & sexually transmitted diseases Nutrition education
Family planning and sex education Infectious/tropical diseases including malaria, TB, leprosy, dengue and Schistosomiasis
Maternal and child health/family health Eye health
Childbirth/safe motherhood Oral heath (dental health)  
Breastfeeding Environmental health including water sanitation and hygiene education
Oral rehydration therapy Chronic diseases (including cancers, heart disease, disability and mental health, substance abuse including alcohol/tobacco
Immunization uptake Miscellaneous including primary health care, use of lay workers, injury prevention, patient education and use of medicines
Acute respiratory infections Mass media
Growth monitoring Schools
Leeds Healthcare Patient education/ Health facility -based references cited in a manuscript submitted to Pateint Education and Counselling Jan 2009

Contact address for full details of availability and consultancy rates

Dr Simon Hubley

Leeds Metropolitan University Civic Quarter Leeds United Kingdom LS1 3HE

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