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Table 2 Type of documents mapped by the national health priority areas

From: Identifying and characterising health policy and system-relevant documents in Uganda: a scoping review to develop a framework for the development of a one-stop shop

National health priority areasa Type of document
Policy (n = 33, 13%) Strategy (n = 10, 4%) Plan (n = 25, 9%) Guidelines (n = 35, 13%) Evidence brief for policy (n = 33, 13%) Policy dialogue report (n = 7, 3%) Rapid response summary (n = 47, 18%) Other report (n = 75, 28%) Total (N = 265)
Governance, coordination and monitoring and evaluation 1 (3%) 1 (10%) 9 (36%) 10 (29%) 6 (18%) 0 11 (23%) 36 (48%) 74 (28%)
Disease prevention, mitigation and control 15 (46%) 0 5 (20%) 11 (31%) 6 (18%) 2 (29%) 7 (15%) 17 (23%) 63 (24%)
Health education, promotion, environmental health and nutrition 5 (15%) 9 (90%) 5 (20%) 7 (20%) 3 (9%) 1 (14%) 8 (17%) 3 (4%) 41 (16%)
Maternal and child health 0 0 3 (12%) 2 (6%) 3 (9%) 1 (14%) 2 (4%) 3 (4%) 14 (5%)
Health financing 0 0 0 0 3 (9%) 0 6 (13%) 4 (5%) 13 (5%)
Health human resource 0 0 0 2 (6%) 1 (3%) 1 (14%) 3 (6%) 5 (7%) 12 (5%)
Essential medicines and supplies 2 (6.1%) 0 1 (4%) 0 3 (9.1%) 0 3 (6.4%) 2 (2.7%) 11 (4%)
Reproductive health 0 0 0 2 (5.7%) 3 (9%) 0 1 (2%) 0 6 (2%)
Early childhood development 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 (1%) 1 (1%)
Curative services 1 (3%) 0 0 0 1 (3%) 0 1 (2%) 0 3 (1%)
Health infrastructure 1 (3%) 0 0 1 (3%) 0 0 1 (2%) 0 3 (1%)
Palliative care services 0 0 0 0 1 (3%) 0 2 (4%) 0 3 (1%)
Rehabilitation services 1 (3%) 0 0 0 0 0 1 (2%) 1 (1%) 3 (1%)
Others 7 (21%) 0 2 (8%) 0 3 (9%) 2 (29%) 1 (2%) 3 (4%) 18 (7%)
  1. aNational health priority areas in the Second National Development Plan II (2015/16–2019/2020) & Second National Health Policy (18)