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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2016) Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2011 Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Haigh M, Shahid S, O’Connor K, Thompson SC (2016) Talking about the not talked about: use of, and reactions to, a DVD promoting bowel cancer screening to Aboriginal people Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health; Early view: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12565)
Cancer Australia (2016) Cervical cancer: you can prevent cervical cancer Sydney: Cancer Australia The leaflet is aimed at Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women about cervical cancer.
Carey TA, Schouten K, Wakerman J, Humphreys JS, Miegel F, Murphy S, Arundell M (2016) Improving the quality of life of palliative and chronic disease patients and carers in remote Australia with the establishment of a day respite facility BMC Palliative Care; 15: 62 Retrieved 18 July 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12904-016-0136-1
Connell E, Meere D, Harvey J (2016) National Bowel Cancer Screening Program: monitoring report 2016 Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Cancer Council Victoria (2016) Sports drinks are gammin! Melbourne: Cancer Council Victoria The Rethink Sugary Drinks, the Sports Drinks are Gammin! campaign draws on the experiences of five Aboriginal athletes to encourage Aboriginal community members in Victoria (Vic) to drink water instead of sugary drinks.
Shukla S, Morris G (2016) Skin cancer in Australia Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Green M, Cunningham J, O’Connell D, Garvey G (2016) Improving outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with cancer requires a systematic approach to understanding patients’ experiences of care Australian Health Review; Online Early: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AH15214)
Garvey G, Percival N, Izquierdo L, Moodie D, Moore S (2016) Big data in an Indigenous health context: opportunities and obstacles Cancer Forum; 40: (93-97)
Thewes B, Davis E, Girgis A, Valery PC, Giam K, Hocking A, Jackson J, He VY, Yip D, Garvey G (2016) Routine screening of Indigenous cancer patients’ unmet support needs: a qualitative study of patient and clinician attitudes International Journal for Equity in Health; 15: 90 Retrieved 10 June 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12939-016-0380-2