Topics: Protective and risk factors

“You’ve got to make it relevant”: barriers and ways forward for assessing cognition in Aboriginal clients

Dingwall KM, Lindeman MA, Cairney S (2014) “You’ve got to make it relevant”: barriers and ways forward for assessing cognition in Aboriginal clients BMC Psychology; 2(1): 13 Retrieved June 2014 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2050-7283-2-13


Alcohol and other drug work: an insight into the role of an Aboriginal alcohol and other drug worker

South Coast Medical Service Aboriginal Corporation (2014) Alcohol and other drug work: an insight into the role of an Aboriginal alcohol and other drug worker Nowra, NSW: South Coast Medical Service Aboriginal Corporation


A 12-week sports-based exercise program for inactive Indigenous Australian men improved clinical risk factors associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Mendham AE, Duffield R, Marino F, Coutts AJ (2014) A 12-week sports-based exercise program for inactive Indigenous Australian men improved clinical risk factors associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport; In press: ()


Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder: development of consensus referral criteria for specialist diagnostic assessment in Australia

Watkins RE, Elliott EJ, Wilkins A, Latimer J, Halliday J, Fitzpatrick JP, Mutch RC, O’Leary CM, Burns L, McKenzie A, Jones HM, Payne JM, D’Antoine H, Miers S, Russell E, Hayes L, Carter M, Bower C (2014) Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder: development of consensus referral criteria for specialist diagnostic assessment in Australia BMC Pediatrics; 14: […]


Smile wide with pride – outcomes of an oral health promotion project among Aboriginal opiate treatment program clients (peer reviewed)

Abraham R1 (2014) Smile wide with pride – outcomes of an oral health promotion project among Aboriginal opiate treatment program clients. Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin 14(3). Retrieved [access date] from http://healthbulletin.org.au/articles/smile-wide-with-pride-outcomes-of-an-oral-health-promotion-project-among-aboriginal-opiate-treatment-program-clients


Tobacco use among urban Aboriginal Australian young people: a qualitative study of reasons for smoking, barriers to cessation and motivators for smoking cessation

Cosh S, Hawkins K, Skaczkowski G, Copley D, Bowden J (2014) Tobacco use among urban Aboriginal Australian young people: a qualitative study of reasons for smoking, barriers to cessation and motivators for smoking cessation Australian Journal of Primary Health; Online early: ()


Early childhood nutrition concerns, resources and services for Aboriginal families in Victoria

Myers JM, Thorpe S, Browne J, Gibbons K, Brown S (2014) Early childhood nutrition concerns, resources and services for Aboriginal families in Victoria Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health; Early view: ()


National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Conference

This conference was organised by the National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Committee (NIDAC), the theme was What works: doing it our way.


Australia’s health 2014: the 14th biennial health report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2014) Australia’s health 2014: the 14th biennial health report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


Social determinants and lifestyle risk factors only partially explain the higher prevalence of food insecurity among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in the Australian state of Victoria: a cross-sectional study

Markwick A, Ansari Z, Sullivan M, McNeil J (2014) Social determinants and lifestyle risk factors only partially explain the higher prevalence of food insecurity among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in the Australian state of Victoria: a cross-sectional study BMC Public Health; 14: 598 Retrieved 12 June 2014 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-14-598