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Maple-Brown LJ, Cunningham J, Hodge AM, Weeramanthri T, Dunbar T, Lawton PD, Zimmet PZ, Chadban SJ, Polkinghorne KR, Shaw JE, O’Dea K (2011) High rates of albuminuria but not of low eGFR in urban Indigenous Australians: the DRUID Study BMC Public Health; 11: 346 Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-11-346
Davis JS, Cheng AC, McMillan M, Humphrey AB, Stephens DP, Anstey NM (2011) Sepsis in the tropical Top End of Australia’s Northern Territory: disease burden and impact on Indigenous Australians Medical Journal of Australia; 194: (519-524)
Hodge A, Cunningham J, Maple-Brown L, Dunbar T, O’Dea K (2011) Plasma carotenoids are associated with socioeconomic status in an urban Indigenous population: an observational study BMC Public Health; 11: 76 Retrieved 2 February 2011 from http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2458-11-76.pdf
Department of Families Housing Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (2011) Closing the gap in the Northern Territory monitoring report : July to December 2010 Canberra: Australian Government
Tikoft E (2010) Sick lung strong lung story Alice Springs: General Practice Network NT This resource identifies symptoms for lung infections, the initial treatment required and any follow up treatment necessary to clear up a lung infection.
Johnston V, Thomas DP, McDonnell J, Andrews RM (2011) Maternal smoking and smoking in the household during pregnancy and postpartum: findings from an Indigenous cohort in the Northern Territory Medical Journal of Australia; 194: (556-559)
Johnstone K (2011) Indigenous fertility in the Northern Territory of Australia: what do we know? (and what can we know?) Journal of Population Research; 27: (169-192)
A new agreement between the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (BIITE) and Charles Darwin University (CDU) has been signed to establish the Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledge and Education (ACIKE).
Hansens L (2011) ‘Suicide (echo) clusters’ – are they socially determined, the result of a pre-existing vulnerability in Indigenous communities in the Northern Territory and how can we contain cluster suicides? Aboriginal and Islander Health Worker Journal; 35: (14-19, 23)
A preventative oral health project by the Menzies School of Health Research, Strong teeth for little kids, has been recognised as one of the best ten medical research projects in Australia by the National Health and Medical Research Council.