Topics: Protective and risk factors

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.

‘Yarning up with Koori kids’ – hearing the voices of Australian urban Indigenous children about their health and well-being

Priest N, Thompson L, Mackean T, Baker A, Waters E (2016) ‘Yarning up with Koori kids’ – hearing the voices of Australian urban Indigenous children about their health and well-being Ethnicity & Health; Latest articles: ( http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13557858.2016.1246418)


Yarning about quitting

NSW Health (2016) Yarning about quitting Sydney: NSW Health This video demonstrates how Aboriginal people in New South Wales (NSW) can have a yarn with people, in order to begin quitting tobacco.


Public Health Association Australia 44th Annual Conference & 20th Chronic Diseases Network Conference

The Public Health Association Australia (PHAA) 44th Annual Conference & 20th Chronic Diseases Network Conference was held in Alice Springs, Northern Territory, in September 2016. The theme of the 2016 conference was Protection, prevention, promotion, Healthy futures: chronic conditions and public health. The three-day conference included an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health stream.


Using Knowledge Translation to craft “sticky” social media health messages that provoke interest, raise awareness, impart knowledge, and inspire change

Shibasaki S, Gardner K, Sibthorpe B (2016) Using Knowledge Translation to craft “sticky” social media health messages that provoke interest, raise awareness, impart knowledge, and inspire change JMIR mHealth and uHealth; 4: (e115)


HIV/AIDS, hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia: annual report of trends in behaviour 2016 (viral hepatitis supplement)

Centre for Social Research in Health (2016) HIV/AIDS, hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia: annual report of trends in behaviour 2016 (viral hepatitis supplement) Sydney: Centre for Social Research in Health


Tobacco indicators: measuring midpoint progress: reporting under the National Tobacco Strategy 2012-2018

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) (2016) Tobacco indicators: measuring midpoint progress: reporting under the National Tobacco Strategy 2012-2018 Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)


Critical considerations in responding to crystal methamphetamine use in Australian Aboriginal communities

MacLean S, Hengsen R, Stephens R (2016) Critical considerations in responding to crystal methamphetamine use in Australian Aboriginal communities Drug and Alcohol Review; Early view: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dar.12468)


Rising Indigenous suicide rates in Kimberley and implications for suicide prevention

Campbell A, Chapman M, McHugh C, Sng A, Balaratnasingam S (2016) Rising Indigenous suicide rates in Kimberley and implications for suicide prevention Australasian Psychiatry; Online first: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1039856216665281)


Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2011

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2016) Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2011 Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


Ready, set, go: a cross-sectional survey to understand priorities and preferences for multiple health behaviour change in a highly disadvantaged group

Paul C, Sanson-Fisher R, Turon H, Turner N, Conigrave K (2016) Ready, set, go: a cross-sectional survey to understand priorities and preferences for multiple health behaviour change in a highly disadvantaged group BMC Health Services Research; 16: 488 Retrieved 13 September 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-016-1701-2


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