Publication - Advice and guidance

The Scottish Child Health Programme: Guidance on the 27-30 month child health review

Published: 19 Dec 2012
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781782562689

Guidance on the core issues which should be addressed and recorded at the 27-30 month review, and standardised methods of assessment to ensure consistency of practice across Scotland.

The Scottish Child Health Programme: Guidance on the 27-30 month child health review
Appendix 4: Evidence summaries for practitioners

Appendix 4: Evidence summaries for practitioners

Core issue covered in the review

Evidence resources

General

Maternal and early years website
http://www.maternal-and-early-years.org.uk/
80

Modernising Nursing in the Community children and young people evidence base site including series of evidence reviews on relevant topics being undertaken by Health Scotland for the MNiC programme
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

NHS e-learning resource developed for the English Healthy Child Programme
http://www.e-lfh.org.uk/projects/healthychild/index.html

Scottish Government literature review on the effectiveness of interventions to address inequalities in the early years
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/231209/0063075.pdf
102

Children in Scotland Early Years Briefings
http://www.childreninscotland.org.uk/html/ScotlandsChildrensSectorForum.htm

Scottish Government literature review on communication support needs
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2007/06/12121646/0

How I grow and develop

Child development

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence summary: public health interventions to support mental health improvement
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

Solihull approach
http://www.solihull.nhs.uk/Your-services/solihullapproach/Solihull-Approach-Parenting-Group

Scottish Collaboration for Public Health Research and Policy (SCPHR&P) review of interventions for promoting early child development for health
https://www.scphrp.ac.uk/node/103
103

Child nutrition and growth

Nutrition and healthy eating

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence summary: public health interventions to promote maternal and child nutrition
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

Maternal and Infant Nutrition: a Framework for Action and supporting evidence documents
http://scotland.gov.uke4f91180-3a47-4a4e-9c3a-aa659cbcfc08
,
http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/4692.aspx
,
http://www.healthscotland.com/uploads/documents/13869-ImprovingMaternalAndInfantNutrition_FrameworkForAction.pdf

NHS Health Scotland Scottish Perspectives / Briefings on NICE guidance. Maternal and child nutrition
http://www.healthscotland.com/understanding/evidence/NICE.aspx

NHS Health Scotland. Vitamin D professional leaflet (2010)
http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/5273.aspx

Physical activity

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence briefing on physical activity forthcoming
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

NHS Health Scotland Scottish Perspectives / Briefings on NICE guidance. Promoting physical activity for children and young people
http://www.healthscotland.com/understanding/evidence/NICE.aspx

Growth

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence briefing on obesity forthcoming
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

National Obesity Observatory resources especially Tackling obesity through the Healthy Child Programme
http://www.noo.org.uk/

SIGN 69 superseded by SIGN 115. Management of obesity.
http://www.sign.ac.uk/guidelines/fulltext/115/index.html
104

Cochrane systematic review on interventions for preventing obesity59.

Cochrane systematic review on interventions for treating obesity in children57

Child physical health

Immunisation

 

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence briefing on immunisation forthcoming
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

NICE guidance on Reducing differences in uptake of immunisations in those <19years
http://www.nice.org.uk/Search.do?searchText=reducing+differences+in+the+uptake+of+immunisations&newsearch=true&x=20&y=16#/search/?reload

Dental health

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence briefing on dental health forthcoming
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

SIGN 83. Prevention and management of dental decay in the pre-school child
http://www.sign.ac.uk/guidelines/fulltext/83/index.html106

Cochrane systematic review on fluoride varnishing107

Unintentional injuries

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence summary: public health interventions to prevent unintentional injuries among the under 15s
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

NHS Health Scotland Scottish Perspectives / Briefings on NICE guidance. Strategies to prevent unintentional injuries among under 15s and Preventing unintentional injuries in the home among children and young people aged under 15: home safety assessments and providing safety equipment
http://www.healthscotland.com/understanding/evidence/NICE.aspx

2007 multiagency Child Safety Strategy for Scotland
www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc/211243/0056109.pdf

What I need from people who look after me

Parenting and family relationships

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence briefing on parenting forthcoming
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

Department of Health review on health led parenting interventions in pregnancy and early years
https://www.education.gov.uk/publications/standard/publicationdetail/page1/DCSF-RW070
108

NHS Health Scotland briefing on attachment
http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/5755.aspx109

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence briefing on domestic abuse forthcoming
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

Scottish Government national gender based violence and health programme booklet What every health worker needs to know about domestic abuse
http://www.gbv.scot.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/GBV_Domestic-Abuse-A4-61.pdf

Parental health

 

Parental smoking

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence summary: public health interventions to support smoking cessation and prevention of uptake
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

NHS Health Scotland & ASH Scotland. A guide to smoking cessation in Scotland 2010. Contains three documents: Helping a smoker to stop smoking; Brief interventions; Planning and providing specialist smoking cessation services; and a Brief interventions flowchart
http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/4661.aspx

NHS Health Scotland. Literature review: Second-hand smoke prevention.
http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/5822.aspx 110

REFRESH literature review on effective interventions to reduce children's exposure to SHS in the home
www.ashscotland.org.uk/projects
74

Cochrane review on reducing child exposure to second hand smoke111

NICE guidance on brief interventions and referral for smoking cessation
http://publications.nice.org.uk/brief-interventions-and-referral-for-smoking-cessation-ph1112

NICE guidance on smoking cessation services
http://publications.nice.org.uk/smoking-cessation-services-ph10
113

NICE guidance on quitting smoking in pregnancy and following childbirth
http://publications.nice.org.uk/quitting-smoking-in-pregnancy-and-following-childbirth-ph26114

Parental alcohol or drug misuse

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence briefing on substance misuse (drugs and alcohol) forthcoming
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

Scottish Government research report on parental substance misuse
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2006/07/05120121/0

NICE guidance on alcohol use disorders: diagnosis, assessment and management of harmful drinking and alcohol dependence (CG115).
http://guidance.nice.org.uk/CG115
115

NICE guidance on Alcohol use disorders: preventing harmful drinking (PH24).
http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/PH24
116

SIGN 74. The management of harmful drinking and alcohol dependence in primary care. A national clinical guideline
http://www.sign.ac.uk/pdf/sign74.pdf
117

My wider world

Home learning environment

Play opportunities

Family and Parenting institute 2009. Early home learning matters: A brief guide for practitioners.
http://www.familyandparenting.org/Resources/FPI/Documents/EHLM%20A%20brief%20guide%20for%20practitioners.pdf

Other

Community assets and assets based approach

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence briefing on community assets/capacity building forthcoming
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx

Briefing on asset based approaches to health improvement
http://www.healthscotland.com/uploads/documents/17101-assetBasedApproachestoHealthImprovementBriefing.pdf
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Education Scotland. Community learning and development.
http://www.educationscotland.gov.uk/communitylearninganddevelopment/

Looked after and accommodated children

NHS Health Scotland MNiC Evidence briefing on looked after and accommodated children and young people forthcoming
http://www.mnic.nes.scot.nhs.uk/children,-young-people-families/promoting-health-addressing-inequality/evidence-base.aspx


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