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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.

Perspectives on childhood resilience among the Aboriginal community: an interview study

Young C, Tong A, Nixon J, Fernando P, Kalucy D, Sherriff S, Clapham K, Craig JC, Williamson A (2017) Perspectives on childhood resilience among the Aboriginal community: an interview study Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health; Early view


Improving preventive health care in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary care settings

Bailie J, Matthews V, Laycock A, Schultz R, Burgess CP, Peiris D, Larkins S, Bailie R (2017) Improving preventive health care in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary care settings Globalization and Health; 13: 48 Retrieved 14 July 2017 from s12992-017-0267-z


Kidney disease among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia

McDonald S, Hoy W (2017) Kidney disease among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia In: García-García G, Agodoa LY, Norris Keith C, eds. Chronic kidney disease in disadvantaged populations. London: Academic Press: 167-180


Indigenous healing practices in Australia

Dudgeon P, Bray A (2017) Indigenous healing practices in Australia Women & Therapy; Latest articles


Childhood stress and adversity is associated with late-life dementia in Aboriginal Australians

Radford K, Delbaere K, Draper B, Mack HA, Daylight G, Cumming R, Chalkley S, Minogue C, Broe GA (2017) Childhood stress and adversity is associated with late-life dementia in Aboriginal Australians The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry; In press


Diabetes among Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people [infographic]

31 July, 2017 | Posted in Vol 17 No 3, July 2017 – September 2017  Diabetes  

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet, Price S (2017) Diabetes among Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people [infographic] Perth, WA: Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet These infographics are based on the key facts from the Review of diabetes among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people while the statistics are from the Overview of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health status […]


Diabetic retinopathy among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Australian Indigenous HeathInfoNet, Fred Hollows Foundation (2017) Diabetic retinopathy among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people Perth, WA: Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet This short four minute animated video about diabetic retinopathy (DR) aims to raise awareness of the eye disease among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


Culture is healing: the making of a possum skin cloak

Breast Cancer Network Australia (2017) Culture is healing: the making of a possum skin cloak Camberwell, Victoria: Breast Cancer Network Australia This resource details a project undertaken by Aboriginal women in Victoria. The project involved the making of a possum skin cloak to be used by Aboriginal people undergoing cancer treatment at the Peter MacCallum […]


Social and emotional wellbeing screening for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders within primary health care: a series of missed opportunities?

Langham E, McCalman J, Matthews V, Bainbridge RG, Nattabi B, Kinchin I, Bailie R (2017) Social and emotional wellbeing screening for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders within primary health care: a series of missed opportunities? Frontiers in Public Health; 5: 159 Retrieved 7 July 2017 from https://doi.org/10.3389/fpubh.2017.00159


Are scabies and impetigo ‘normalised’? A cross-sectional comparative study of hospitalised children in northern Australia assessing clinical recognition and treatment of skin infections

Yeoh DK, Anderson A, Cleland G, Bowen AC (2017) Are scabies and impetigo ‘normalised’? A cross-sectional comparative study of hospitalised children in northern Australia assessing clinical recognition and treatment of skin infections PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases; 11(7): e0005726 Retrieved 3 July 2017 from https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005726


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