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.

Indigenous tobacco control in Australia: everybody’s business, National Indigenous Tobacco Control Research Roundtable report

4 February, 2009 | Posted in Vol 9 No 1, January 2009 - March 2009  Tobacco use  

Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Tobacco Control (CEITC) (2008) Indigenous tobacco control in Australia: everybody’s business, National Indigenous Tobacco Control Research Roundtable report. Brisbane: Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Tobacco Control (CEITC)


Prevalence of obesity and metabolic syndrome in Indigenous Australian youths

Valery PC, Moloney A, Cotterill A, Harris M, Sinha AK, et al. (2008) Prevalence of obesity and metabolic syndrome in Indigenous Australian youths.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women: an examination of smoking during pregnancy

Gilligan C (2008) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women: an examination of smoking during pregnancy. Unpublished Research Doctorate, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) thesis, University of Newcastle, Newcastle


No germs on me

The Northern Territory’s Department of Health and Families ‘No germs on me’ campaign raises awareness of the importance of handwashing in schools, at home and in the community to prevent the spread of diarrhoeal and respiratory illness.


Preventing crime and promoting rights for Indigenous young people with cognitive disabilities and mental health issues

Australian Human Rights Commission, Calma T (2008) Preventing crime and promoting rights for Indigenous young people with cognitive disabilities and mental health issues. (Report no. 3) Canberra: Australian Human Rights Commission


Evaluation of the Groote Island alcohol management system

24 December, 2008 | Posted in Substance use  Alcohol use  Social issues  Northern Territory  

Northern Territory Department of Justice, Conigrave K, Proude E, d’Abbs P(2007) Evaluation of the Groote Island alcohol management system. Darwin: Northern Territory Department of Justice


Overweight and obesity – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: a snapshot, 2004-05

Australian Bureau of Statistics (2008) Overweight and obesity – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: a snapshot, 2004-05. (ABS Catalogue no. 4722.0.55.006) Canberra: Australian Bureau of Statistics


Review of illicit drug use among Indigenous peoples (peer reviewed)

16 December, 2008 | Posted in Vol 8 No 4, October 2008 - December 2008  Illicit drug use  

Catto M, Thomson N (2008) Review of illicit drug use among Indigenous peoples. Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin 8(4). Retrieved [access date] from http://healthbulletin.org.au/articles/review-of-illicit-drug-use-among-indigenous-peoples


Review of first phase of the petrol sniffing strategy

URBIS (2008) Review of first phase of the petrol sniffing strategy. Canberra: Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs


Absence of alcohol withdrawal syndrome in a remote Indigenous community

Margolis SA, Ypinazar VA, Clough AR, Hunter E (2008) Absence of alcohol withdrawal syndrome in a remote Indigenous community. Medical Journal of Australia;189(10):596


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