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Subject Index

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

L

M

N

O

P

R

S

T

U

V

W

Y


A
Accident and Emergency Departments, alcohol related admissions
Accidents and deaths, due to alcohol misuse
Acupuncture, effect on smoking cessation
Advertising and promotion,
influence on tobacco consumption
tobacco advertising bans
Advertising bans, effect on smoking
AIDS
Alcohol consumption, health benefits
Alcohol misuse
age at which young people start drinking
as a cause of accidents and deaths
as a cause of health problems
sensible limits
community-based interventions
effect of brief interventions in the workplace
effect of campaigns
effect of educational interventions
effect of information campaigns
effect of legislation
effect of minimal interventions
effect of pricing on young people
effect of produce labelling/warning
effect of raising the legal drinking age
effect of taxation
effect of workplace interventions
family influence
influence of music and dancing venues
prevalence
prevention programmes for young people
risk of stroke
school-based interventions
sensible limits
server intervention strategies
toughened beer glasses

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Antenatal care programmes for teenagers
Antidepressants, for smoking cessation
Anxiolytics, for smoking cessation
Aversive therapy, for smoking cessation

B

Being a carer
behavioural treatments for depression in dementia patients, effect on carers
black communities
carers' centres
Computer link, for carers of persons with Alzheimer's disease
continuing care models for persons with dementia
day care
education/support programme for carers of head injured survivors
effect of a stroke family care worker
effect on carers of occupational therapy for stroke patients
emotionally focused therapy, for marital distress in couples with chronically ill children
family intervention for carers of people with schizophrenia
financial help for mothers of severely disabled children
gain experienced by carers
home care crisis treatment for severe mental illnesses
hospital at home schemes
information, importance of
joint working between agencies

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mental health of carers
prevalence of psychiatric morbidity
stress-related illness
young carers
number of informal carers in Britain
outreach respiratory nursing assistance
payment of helpers
physical activity regime for sedentary older caregivers of memory disordered patients
physical health of carers
physical injuries suffered by carers
problem solving counselling for carers of people with cognitive impairment
provision of medical care by carers
psychosocial intervention for spouses of newly diagnosed cancer patients
respite care
family-to-family respite help
Institutional respite
patient with dementia
respite services for disabled children
respite services for people with learning disabilities
specialist outreach nurse support for patients with recent stroke, effect on carers

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support groups
evaluated support groups for caregivers
exchange information and emotional support
programmes for caregivers of people with dementia
support programme for spouse caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's disease
The Carers (Recognition and Services) Act 1995
The National Strategy for Carers
young carers
Bone and joint disorders, link with obesity and overweight
Breast feeding, promotion
Brief interventions. See also minimal interventions in the workplace for alcohol misuse
Brief simple advice
effect on adult smoking
advice by a general practitioner
advice from nurses and health visitors
to quit smoking
Buddy system, for smoking cessation in adults

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C

Campaigns, effect on alcohol misuse
Cancers
cervical, caused by sexually transmitted infection
effect of diet
effect of smoking
Cardiovascular disease
link with intra-abdominal obesity
Carers (Recognition and Services) Act 1995
Carers' centres
Catering interventions, to encourage healthy eating
Chlamydia
adverse health effects
Chlamydia trachomatis
Cigarettes, consumption rate
Clinical guidelines. See Guidelines
Clonidine, for smoking cessation

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Community action
to prevent smoking in young people
to reduce smoking
Community-based interventions
for alcohol misuse
to encourage healthy eating
ComputerLink
Condoms
Contraceptive access, effect on teenage pregnancy
the costs
Contraceptive services
hormonal emergency contraception
level and type of contraceptive services
the costs
Coronary heart disease
effect of diet
high in fat and high in salt
rich in fruit and vegetables
link with obesity and overweight

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D
Day care, to help carers
day care may help to enhance carers mental well-being
qualitative study of services providing a break for carers
Diabetes
link with intra-abdominal obesity
link with obesity and overweight
Disadvantaged groups
effect of taxation on cigarette consumption
effect on teenage pregnancy rate
smoking prevalence
Drink driving campaigns

E

Ectopic pregnancy, caused by chlamydia
Educational interventions
and alcohol misuse
combining sex education and access to contraceptive services
dietary advice for mothers of children under 5 years of age
for retailers of cigarettes
for young people, to reduce sexually transmitted infections
for young women presenting for emergency contraception
programmes promoting abstinence to reduce unintended teenage pregnancy
school-based sex educationTop
to change practitioner behaviour re smoking cessation adviceTop
to postpone initiation of sexual intercourse
to promote sexual health

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Emergency contraception
education programmes targeted at young women
hormonal emergency contraception
Emotionally focused therapy, for marital distress in couples with chronically ill children
Environmental tobacco smoke
health effects
interventions to prevent smoking in public places
prevention and control programmes

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F
Family intervention, for carers of people with schizophrenia
Family planning clinic, youth orientated
Family therapy, to reduce obesity in children
Family, influence on adolescent alcohol use
Food and health
catering interventions
community based interventions
dietary sugar and tooth decayTop
educational interventions for mothers of children under 5 years old
effect of group based teaching
effect of 'health check' on dietary change
family therapy for prevention of obesity progression in children
green vegetable and salad consumption in Wales
healthy eating interventions
interventions to reduce sedentary behaviour in children
link with bone and joint disorders
link with cancers
link with cardiovascular disease
link with coronary heart disease
diet in association with a decreased risk
high in fat and high in salt diet
link with diabetes
intra-abdominal obesity
people who are obese or overweight
link with hypercholesterolaemia
link with hypertension
intra-abdominal obesity
people who are obese or overweight
nurse led dietary interventions
obesity and overweight. See Obesity and overweight
promotion of breast feeding
role of health professionals in the management of obesity
school-based interventions
supermarket based interventions
very low calorie diets
weight loss and maintenance
workplace interventions to control dietary fat intake

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G
Genital herpes
Genital warts
Gonorrhoea
Green vegetables, consumption in Wales
Group based teaching, effect on dietary behaviour
Group behavioural therapy, for smoking cessation
Guidelines
prevention and management of obesity
smoking cessation

H

Headstart
Food and Health - interventions that target mothers of children under 5
Food and Health - studies cited in these reviews
Health visitors and social workers, providing targeted support for pregnant teenagers and their families
Healthy eating interventions
Heart disease, caused by smoking
Heathcare professionals, effect of training in smoking cessation techniques
Herpes. See genital herpes
HIV infection
condoms, protective effect
number of cases
surveillance
Home care crisis treatment, for severe mental illness
Hospital at home schemes
Hospitalised patients, smoking cessation interventions
Hypercholesterolaemia, link with obesity and overweight
Hypertension
link with intra-abdominal obesity
link with obesity and overweight
Hypnotherapy, effect on smoking cessation

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I
Individual behavioural counselling, effect on adult smoking
Infertility
caused by chlamydia
Infertility, caused by sexually transmitted infection
Information campaigns, effect on alcohol misuse
See also Educational interventions
Information, for carers
J
Joint working between agencies, for carer support
L
Legal drinking age, effect of an increase
Legislation, effect on alcohol misuse
Lobeline, for smoking cessation
M
Mass media campaigns, prevention of smoking uptake
Mecamylamine, for smoking cessation
Minimal interventions. See also Brief interventions
effect on alcohol misuse
Motor racing, influence of sponsorship on smoking
N
National Strategy for Carers
Nicotine replacement therapy, for smoking cessation
No Smoking Day

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O
Obesity and overweight
health effects. See Obesity and overweight prevalence in Wales
Obesity, prevention and reduction
clinical guidelines
effect of family therapy
reduction of sedentary behaviour in children
role of health professionals
Occupational therapy for stroke patients,
effect on carers, 65
Overweight. See Obesity and overweight
P
Partner notification
in sexually transmitted infection
Passive smoking. See Environmental tobacco smoke
Pelvic inflammatory disease
caused by chlamydia
Peptic ulcers, caused by smoking
Physical activity regime, for sedentary older caregivers of memory disordered patients
Post-coital pill. See Emergency contraception
Pregnancy, smoking cessation
Prevention and control programmes for families and carers,   to reduce exposure to environmental tobacco smoke
Pricing, effect on alcohol misuse by young people
Primary care
brief advice for smoking cessation
by a general practitioner
from nurses and health visitors
importance for caregivers
minimal interventions for alcohol misuse
support for teenage mothers and their families by health visitors and social workers
Primary healthcare
nurse led dietary interventions
Product labelling/warnings, effect on alcohol misuse
Psychosocial intervention, for spouses of newly diagnosed cancer patients

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R
Respite care
family-to-family respite help
for a patient with dementia
respite interventions
review of research
services for disabled children
services for people with learning disabilities
Retailers, interventions to reduce cigarette sales
S
Salad, consumption in Wales
School-based interventions
for alcohol misuse
for smoking prevention
sex education
charateristics of successful sex education programmes
specific targeted methods
to promote healthy eating
Self-help materials
effect on adult smoking
Self-help programmes
effect on adult smoking
Server intervention strategies, effect on alcohol misuse

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Sexually transmitted infections

cervical cancer
chlamydia
after effects of chlamydia infection
genital chlamydia trachomatis
condoms
cultural issues
educational programmes
educational programmes for young people
genital herpes

genital warts

gonorrhoea
health effects
HIV infection
protection against HIV
surveillance
HIV infection and AIDS
infertility
multiple-session interventions for risk reduction
partner notification
pelvic inflammatory disease
effect of chalamydia infection
sequelae
school-based sex education
sequelae
Silver acetate, effect on smoking cessation

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Smoking
cessation in adults
cessation in children and young adults
cessation in pregnancy
community action and multi-faceted approaches
consumption rates
effect of a 'buddy system' on adult smoking cessation
effect of acupuncture
effect of advertising and promotion
tobacco advertising bans
tobacco comsumption
effect of antidepressants
effect of anxiolytics
effect of aversive therapy
effect of brief simple advice on adult smoking
by a general practitioner
from nurses and health visitors
effect of brief simple and more complex advice on adult smokers
effect of clonidine
effect of community action
effect of group behavioural therapy on adults
effect of hypnotherapy
effect of individual behavioural counselling on adults

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effect of lobeline
effect of mass media campaigns
effect of mecamylamine
effect of nicotine replacement therapy
effect of No Smoking Day
effect of proactive telephone counselling on adult smokers
effect of self-help materials on adults
effect of self-help programmes
effect of silver acetate
effect of systematically identifying and documenting adult smoking status by clinicians
effect of telephone helplines
effect of training health care professionals in smoking cessation techniques
guidelines for cessation
health effects
environmental tobacco smoke
relative risk of dying
health promotion programmes
influence of peer group
interventions for cessation in hospitalised patients
interventions in the workplace
interventions with retailers to reduce cigarette sales
motor racing sponsorship

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prevalence
high smoking prevalence
very high smoking prevalence
young people whose parents smoke
prevention in children and young people
prevention or cessation
school-based programmes for prevention
vending machines, interventions to reduce tobacco sales to young people
Supermarket based interventions
to encourage healthy eating
Support groups for carers
support group programme
critical review of 21 studies
carers value support groups
T
Taxation
effect on alcohol misuse
effect on cigarette consumption
Teenage conception rate
Teenage pregnancy. See Unintended teenage pregnancy
Teenage smoking
Telephone counselling, effect on adult smoking
Telephone helplines, in the promotion of smoking cessation
Tooth decay, and dietary sugar
Toughened beer glasses, effect on injuries

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U
Unintended teenage pregnancy
antenatal care programmes
contraceptive services, 49, 50
level and type of contraceptive services
programmes which combine sex education with access to contraceptive services
costs of providing contraceptive and counselling services to teenagers
educational programmes promoting abstinence
effect of access to contraceptives
effect of deprivation
effect of educational programmes targeted at women presenting for emergency contraception or with negative pregnancy tests
emergency contraception
health and social effects
rate of conception, 46
highest rate of teenage conceptions
in Wales
overall conception rate
rate of termination of pregnancies
highest areas
rate of termination in Wales
Wales with highest teenage conception
school-based sex education
smoking in teenage mothers

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V
Vending machines, interventions to reduce tobacco sales to young people
Very low calorie diets
W
Weight cycling
Weight loss and maintenance
Workplace interventions
brief interventions for alcohol misuse
effect of an alcohol policy
smoking prevention and cessation
to control dietary fat intake
Y
Young carers
Young people
alcohol misuse prevention programmes
effect of pricing on alcohol misuse
smoking prevalence
high smoking prevalence
very high smoking prevalence
young people whose parents smoke
smoking uptake in relation to price

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