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Policy Reviews Facility: Published reviews by topic

The Evidence Reviews Facility has published reviews on a number of health promotion topics using a range of methods for synthesis and reporting. Most of these are accessible from the links below. You can browse the reports by topic area or chronologically. Alternatively, download a print-friendly list of reviews by topic area (pdf). Where the reports are not accessible from the links below, please contact us for further information. While we are now covering a broad range of topics, our earlier focus was in health promotion and public health; and so many of our previous reviews fall into these areas.

Topic areas


Accidental injury Children and young people
Health services Incentives for health promoting behaviours
Mental health Obesity, healthy eating, physical activity
Pregnancy Research methods
Sexual health Tobacco

Full list, by date


The links to the knowledge pages provide details of research across the whole of the EPPI Centre. 


Accidental injury 

  • Review of effectiveness of health promotion interventions to prevent accidents in older people (June 1995)

Visit the knowledge pages on accidental injury.



Children and young people 

Visit the knowledge pages on teenage pregnancy.


Health services 


Incentives for health promoting behaviours 

Visit the knowledge pages on incentives for health promoting behaviours.


Mental health 

Visit the knowledge pages on mental health.


Obesity, healthy eating and physical activity 


Healthy eating 

Physical activity 

Visit the knowledge pages on obesity.



  • Fathers’ views, experiences and preferences about involvement during the childbearing year (in preparation)

Visit the knowledge pages on pregnancy 


Research methods 

Visit sections in health settings, consumer involvement, and knowledge pages on research techniques


Sexual health

Sexual health is also covered by other reviews. See the knowledge pages on sexual health



Tobacco is covered in other sections. See the knowledge pages on smoking




Methods and tools listed on this page. See also the topic areas

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