Publications

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May 2016

Report

History, politics and vulnerability: explaining excess mortality

A synthesis of the research undertaken into excess mortality to date, which, from a detailed examination of all the available evidence, identifies the most likely underlying causes and, therefore, the most appropriate policy responses.

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April 2015

Report

Exploring socio-cultural explanations of Glasgow’s ‘excess’ mortality

An exploration of socio-cultural explanations of Glasgow’s ‘excess’ mortality in comparison with Liverpool and Manchester

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May 2014

Briefing Paper

Findings Series 44 - Spatial distribution of deprivation and health outcomes

This briefing paper summarises findings from an investigation into the impact of the spatial distribution of deprivation on health outcomes.

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December 2013

Briefing Paper

Findings Series 40 - Glasgow's 'excess' mortality

This paper summarises findings from a report exploring the issue of ‘excess’ mortality in Scotland, particularly Glasgow.

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June 2013

Report

Exploring potential reasons for Glasgow's 'excess' mortality

Results of a three-city survey of Glasgow, Liverpool and Manchester

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April 2013

Report

The spatial distribution of deprivation

Investigating the impact of the spatial distribution of deprivation on health outcomes

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November 2012

Report

Still the "sick man of Europe"?

A contemporary summary of Scottish mortality trends over a 60 year period (1950 – 2010), comparing Scotland’s mortality position relative to 19 other mainly Western European countries.

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April 2011

Report

Accounting for Scotland's Excess Mortality: Towards a Synthesis

An examination of multiple candidate hypotheses regarding divergent Scottish mortality patterns and the rise in excess mortality unexplained by deprivation

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September 2010

Briefing Paper

Findings Series 25 - the Glasgow Effect

Investigating a 'Glasgow Effect': why do equally deprived UK cities experience different health outcomes?

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April 2010

Report

Investigating a 'Glasgow Effect'

Why do equally deprived UK cities experience different health outcomes?

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