Topics: Dementia

This list is a topic specific collection of information relevant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. It includes peer reviewed original articles and reports and non-peer reviewed summaries or reviews published in the HealthBulletin. Journal articles, reports and other publications, conference presentations, theses, resources and websites published or presented elsewhere are also included. Please see the about section for further information.

Indigenous Australians: lifespan, health, ageing and dementia

Broe GA, Radford K, Delbaere K, Daylight G (2016) Indigenous Australians: lifespan, health, ageing and dementia Alzheimer’s & Dementia; 12: (P212-P213)


Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2011

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


Cognitive decline in Aboriginal Australians: the impact of education and early life factors

Minogue CC (2016) Cognitive decline in Aboriginal Australians: the impact of education and early life factors Unpublished Doctor of Philosophy thesis, University of Sydney: Sydney


The health of older Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

LoGiudice D (2016) The health of older Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples Australasian Journal on Ageing; Early view: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajag.12332)


Community care for Indigenous older people: an update

Lindeman MA, Smith K, LoGiudice D, Elliott M (2016) Community care for Indigenous older people: an update Australasian Journal on Ageing; Early View: (1-4) http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajag.12316


Incidence and predictors of cognitive impairment and dementia in Aboriginal Australians: A follow-up study of 5 years

Lo Giudice D, Smith K, Fenner S, Hyde Z, Atkinson D, Skeaf L, Malay R, Flicker L (2015) Incidence and predictors of cognitive impairment and dementia in Aboriginal Australians: A follow-up study of 5 years Alzheimer’s & Dementia; In Press: (1-10)


CARPA standard treatment manual [6th ed.]

Central Australian Rural Practitioners Association (2014) CARPA standard treatment manual [6th ed.]  Alice Springs: Centre for Remote Health This treatment manual assists practitioners to manage a range of health, social and work conditions when they arrive in central and northern Australia without specific training in remote primary health care.


Love in the time of dementia

1 October, 2014 | Posted in Vol 14 No 4, October 2014 – December 2014  Dementia  

iTalklibrary, Carpentaria Disability Services (2014) Love in the time of dementia Canberra: Alzheimer’s Australia This short video seeks to inform Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities about caring for family members who have dementia.


Dementia prevalence and incidence among the Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations of the Northern Territory

Qin Li SQ, Guthridge S, Aratchige PE, Lowe MP, Wang Z, Zhao Y, Krause V (2014) Dementia prevalence and incidence among the Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations of the Northern Territory Medical Journal of Australia; 200: (465-469)


The Kimberley assessment of depression of older Indigenous Australians: prevalence of depressive disorders, risk factors and validation of the KICA-dep scale

Almeida OP, Flicker L, Fenner S, Smith K, Hyde Z, Atkinson D, Skeaf L, Malay R, LoGiudice D (2014) The Kimberley assessment of depression of older Indigenous Australians: prevalence of depressive disorders, risk factors and validation of the KICA-dep scale PLOS One; 9(4): e94983 Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0094983


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