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Award-winning data linkage project reports significant improvements in bystander CPR rates and survival across Scotland
The latest report from Scottish Government's Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest (OHCA) Data Linkage Project finds that a record number of bystanders performed CPR on people who suffered a cardiac arrest outside of hospital last year.
ADR UK-sponsored event explores how to ‘get things done’ with data in government
Yesterday, ADR UK sponsored the eighth instalment of the Institute for Government’s Data Bites series, which explored the theme of ‘getting things done with data in government’.
Can we use linked administrative data to identify social disadvantage?
Dr Serena Pattaro from the Scottish Centre for Administrative Data Research (SCADR) shares her reflections on the value of longitudinal administrative data as a reliable alternative or complement to survey data.
Study sheds light on migrants’ use of psychotropic medication in Northern Ireland
A study published by ADR NI researchers has found underuse of mental services by first generation migrants. This open access study, undertaken as part of ADR NI’s migrant health project, aimed to explore the uptake of medication for different mental health difficulties by migrant residents in Northern Ireland.