Life expectancy of different ethnic groups using death records linked to population census data for 4.62 million people in Scotland
Laurence Gruer, Geneviève Cézard, Esta Clark, Anne Douglas, Markus Steiner,3 Andrew Millard, Duncan Buchanan, Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Aziz Sheikh and Raj Bhopal, BMJ, July 2016
Life expectancy is a useful measure of population health but rarely estimated for ethnic minorities due to lack of data. This article aims to...
Access to healthcare for people facing multiple vulnerabilities in health in 26 cities across 11 countries: Report on the social and medical data gathered in 2014 in nine European countries, Turkey and Canada.
Chauvin P, Simonnot N, Vanbiervliet F, Vicart M and Vuillermoz C, Doctors of the World – Médecins du monde international network, May 2015
Europe is the cradle of human rights – the range of international texts and State commitments that ensure people’s basic and universal rights...
Wemyss, Rachel, Matthews, Zoe & Jones, Helen, Friends Families and Travellers & Leeds GATE, April 2015
This project was funded by the Department of Health and was aimed at addressing the chronic exclusion of Gypsies and Travellers across the...
Bignall, Tracey, Race Equality Foundation, Engage London, March 2015
Mental health is defined as ‘a state of well-being in which every individual realizes his or her own potential, can cope with the normal stresses of...
Blake, Margaret, Bowes, Alison & Mir, Ghizala, NIHR School for Social Care Research, February 2015
People from black and minority ethnic groups report lower levels of satisfaction than white British people in social care service user experience...
Marlow, Laura A V, Waller & Jo, Wardle, Jane, Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care doi:10.1136/jfprhc-2014-101082, January 2015
This study sought to explore self-perceived barriers to cervical screening attendance among ethnic minority women compared to white British women....
Local ethnic inequalities: Ethnic differences in education, employment, health and housing in districts of England and Wales, 2001-2011
Finney, Nissa & Lymperopoulou, Kitty, Runnymede Trust, December 2014
This project has produced measures of ethnic inequality for local authority areas across England and Wales in 2001 and 2011 for indicators of...
McFarlane, Megan, BSHF, Race Equality Foundation, November 2014
The link between poor housing and poor health is well documented and extremely complex, with numerous confounding factors having direct and indirect...
Wind-Cowie, Max & Wood, Claudia, DEMOS, October 2014
This report focuses on the introduction of proposed charges for primary and secondary NHS care. The report supports the Government’s aims to ‘protect...
Preventing type 2 diabetes: population and community-level interventions: Evidence update October 2014
National Institute of Health and Care Excellence, October 2014
This evidence update provides a summary of public health interventions for prevention of type 2 diabetes. Among the evidence found are systematic...