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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.

Sexual and reproductive health problems among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander males

12 August, 2008 | Posted in Vol 8 No 3, July 2008 - September 2008  Sexual health  Men  

Adams M (2007) Sexual and reproductive health problems among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander males. Unpublished Doctor of Philosophy thesis, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland View abstract (HTML) View thesis  (PDF – 798KB) View website: Queensland University of Technology Compared with non-Indigenous men, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men suffer from substantially more serious illnesses and […]


Close the gap – the national Indigenous health equality targets

1 August, 2008 | Posted in Vol 8 No 3, July 2008 - September 2008  Health  Policies  

The national Indigenous health equality targets were presented to the Federal government and the Opposition by the Close the Gap Coalition in July 2008.


Improving the accuracy of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal disease notification rates using data linkage.

Mak DB, Watkins RE (2008) Improving the accuracy of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal disease notification rates using data linkage. BMC Health Services Research;8:Article 118


Water safety in the bush: strategies for addressing training needs in remote areas.

30 July, 2008 | Posted in Vol 8 No 3, July 2008 - September 2008  Injury  Remote  

Beattie N, Shaw P, Larson A (2008) Water safety in the bush: strategies for addressing training needs in remote areas. Rural and Remote Health;8(Online):Article 855.


Australia’s health 2008: the eleventh biennial health report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

16 July, 2008 | Posted in Vol 8 No 3, July 2008 - September 2008  Health  

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2008) Australia’s health 2008: the eleventh biennial health report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. (AIHW Catalogue no. AUS 99) Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


Working with Indigenous survivors of sexual assault

Cox D (2008) Working with Indigenous survivors of sexual assault. (ACSSA Wrap no.5) Melbourne: Australian Centre for the Study of Sexual Assault


Beyond policy and planning and into practice: getting sexual health on the agenda in Aboriginal communities in Western Australia.

Thompson SC, Greville HS, Param R (2008) Beyond policy and planning and into practice: getting sexual health on the agenda in Aboriginal communities in Western Australia. Australia and New Zealand Health Policy;5(3):28


Indigenous Health Equality Council established

11 July, 2008 | Posted in Vol 8 No 3, July 2008 - September 2008  Health  Policies  

The Commonwealth Health Minister, Nicola Roxon announced the composition of the Indigenous Health Equality Council in Adelaide on 10 July 2008.The Council will be chaired by Professor Ian Anderson, who has worked in Aboriginal health for more than twenty years. Professor Anderson is currently the Director of Onemda VicHealth Koori Health Unit and the Centre […]


Through young black eyes workshop kit

Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care (SNAICC) (2008) Through young black eyes workshop kit: activities and resources about preventing family violence, child abuse and child neglect. North Fitzroy (VIC): SNAICC Resource Centre The Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Care (SNAICC) has developed a ‘Through young black eyes workshop kit’. […]


The effect of passive smoking on the risk of otitis media in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children in the Kalgoorlie-Boulder region of Western Australia

Jacoby PA, Coates HL, Arumugaswamy A, Elsbury D, Stokes A, et al. (2008) The effect of passive smoking on the risk of otitis media in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children in the Kalgoorlie-Boulder region of Western Australia. Medical Journal of Australia;188(10):599-603


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