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Young C, Tong A, Gunasekera H, Sherriff S, Kalucy D, Fernando P, Craig JC (2016) Health professional and community perspectives on reducing barriers to accessing specialist health care in metropolitan Aboriginal communities: a semi-structured interview study Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Early view: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpc.13374)
Christina MB, McEvoy SP, Dena G, Nola N, June D, Val Swift-O (2016) Elements of cultural competence in an Australian Aboriginal maternity program Women and Birth; In press: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wombi.2016.09.007)
Greenstein CF (2016) Improving physiotherapy services for Indigenous children with physical disability: a continuous quality improvement and qualitative approach Unpublished Doctor of Health thesis, Charles Darwin University: Darwin
The topic for the 2016 Boyer Lecture series is Fair Australia: social equity and the health gap and was presented by Sir Michael Marmot, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health at University College London. The following lectures were broadcast throughout September on ABC Radio National: Lecture one: Health inequalities and the causes of the causes […]
Fagan P, McLeod C, Baird RW (2016) Seasonal variability of respiratory syncytial virus infection in the Top End of the Northern Territory (2012–2014) Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Early view: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpc.13303)
Yelland J, Weetra D, Stuart-Butler D, Deverix J, Leane C, Ah Kit J, Glover K, Gartland D, Newbury J, Brown S (2016) Primary health care for Aboriginal women and children in the year after birth: findings from a population-based study in South Australia Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health; Early view: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12581)
May PJ, Bowen AC, Carapetis JR (2016) The inequitable burden of group A streptococcal diseases in Indigenous Australians Medical Journal of Australia; 205: (201-203)
Ha DH, Xiangqun J, Cecilia MG, Jason A, Do LG, Jamieson LM (2016) Social inequality in dental caries and changes over time among Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australian children Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health; Early view: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12566)
Gibson-Helm M, Bailie J, Matthews V, Laycock A, Boyle J, Bailie R (2016) Priority evidence-practice gaps in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander maternal health care: final report. Engaging stakeholders in identifying priority evidence-practice gaps and strategies for improvement in primary health care (ESP project) Darwin: Menzies School of Health Research
Egan M, Morgan M, Montalto S, Andy S, MacDonald C, Delbridge R, Browne J, Fletcher C, Duke G (2016) Yarning about breastfeeding: celebrating our stories Melbourne: Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation Yarning about breastfeeding: celebrating our stories features stories from Aboriginal mothers, fathers, aunties, uncles, grandparents and health professionals about breastfeeding.