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Jassar P, Sibtain A, Marco D, Jose J, Hunter G (2008) Infection rates after tympanostomy tube insertion, comparing Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children in the Northern Territory, Australia: a retrospective, comparative study. Journal of Laryngology and Otology;1-5
Wilson G (2008) Implementing an Aboriginal perspective into any everyday early childhood environment [guidelines]. Childcare and Children’s Health;11(1):1-6
Bailie RS, Si D, Dowden MC, Connors CM, O’Donoghue L, Liddle HE, et al. (2008) Delivery of child health services in Indigenous communities: implications for the federal government’s emergency intervention in the Northern Territory. Medical Journal of Australia;188(10):615-618
Hayward C, Scrine C, Venz T, Smith M (2008) Delivering improvements in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child and maternal health. Perth: Telethon Institute of Child Research and Rio Tinto Child Health Partnership
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’. […]
Fremantle E, Zurynski YA, Mahajan D, D’Antoine H, Elliott EJ (2008) Indigenous child health: urgent need for improved data to underpin better health outcomes. Medical Journal of Australia;188(10):588-591
Silva D, Lehmann D, Tennant M, Jacoby P, Wright H, et al. (2008) Effect of swimming pools on antibiotic use and clinic attendance for infections in two Aboriginal communities in Western Australia. Medical Journal of Australia;188(10):594-598
McDonald E, Bailie R, Brewster D, Morris P (2008) Are hygiene and public health interventions likely to improve outcomes for Australian Aboriginal children living in remote communities? A systematic review of the literature. BMC Public Health;8:Article 153.
Mullighan EP (2008) Children on Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands commission of inquiry: a report into sexual abuse. Adelaide: Children on APY Lands Inquiry
O’Dea JA (2008) Gender, ethnicity, culture and social class influences on childhood obesity among Australian schoolchildren: implications for treatment, prevention and community education. Health and Social Care in the Community;16(3):282-290