As part of NHS Health Scotland's commitment to the measurement of its effectiveness as a means of obtaining reliable evidence to inform the development of its programmes, British Market Research Bureau (BMRB) Social Research was commissed to undertake the first Health Education Population Survey (HEPS). Commencing in March 1995, HEPS 2007 represents the thirteenth and fourteenth waves conducted since. Its principal aims are the monitoring of trends in health-related attitudes, knowledge and behaviours, the assessment of the impact of specific activities and to contribute to the planning and development of health promotion. HEPS 2007 has a secondary, longer term strategic aim of achieving greater health promotion effectiveness.
Repeated cross-sectional study.
Written to CD-ROM 30.03.09.
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