Topics: Substance use

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.

An investigation into drink driving among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in regional and remote Queensland and the development of the ‘Hero to Healing’ program

Fitts MS (2015) An investigation into drink driving among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in regional and remote Queensland and the development of the ‘Hero to Healing’ program Unpublished Doctor of Philosophy thesis, Queensland University of Technology: Brisbane


Soft neurological signs and prenatal alcohol exposure: a population-based study in remote Australia

Barbara R Lucas, Jane Latimer, Fitzpatrick JP, Doney R, Watkins RE, Tsang TW, Jirikowic T, Olson HC, Oscar J, Carter M, Elliott EJ (2016) Soft neurological signs and prenatal alcohol exposure: a population-based study in remote Australia Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology; Early View: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dmcn.13071)


Analysis of clinical presentation, pathological spectra, treatment and outcomes of biopsy-proven acute post infectious glomerulonephritis in adult Indigenous people of the Northern Territory of Australia

Ramanathan G, Abeyaratne A, Sundaram M, Fernandes DK, Pawar B, Perry GJ, Cherian S, Majoni SW (2016) Analysis of clinical presentation, pathological spectra, treatment and outcomes of biopsy-proven acute post infectious glomerulonephritis in adult Indigenous people of the Northern Territory of Australia Nephrology; Accepted articles: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.12797)


‘It fits the needs of the community’: long-term evaluation of the Norseman Voluntary Liquor Agreement

Midford R, McKenzie J, Mayhead R (2016) ‘It fits the needs of the community’: long-term evaluation of the Norseman Voluntary Liquor Agreement Darwin: Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education


Smoking among Aboriginal adults in Sydney, Australia

Arjunan P, Poder N, Welsh K, Bellear L, Heathcote J, Wright D, Millen E, Spinks M, Williams M, Wen LM (2016) Smoking among Aboriginal adults in Sydney, Australia Health Promotion Journal of Australia; 27: (66-69)


Review of volatile substance use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Marel C, MacLean S, Midford R (2015) Review of volatile substance use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet. Retrieved [access date] from http://healthbulletin.org.au/articles/review-of-volatile-substance-use-among-aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander-people Introduction About this review About volatile substances Volatile substance use Responding to VSU in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities Harm minimisation Concluding comments References View PDF version (PDF – 2 MB) Introduction […]


The West Australian Indigenous storybook: celebrating and sharing good news stories: the Perth & Peel edition

Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA (2015) The West Australian Indigenous storybook: celebrating and sharing good news stories: the Perth & Peel edition 7th ed. Perth: Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA


Overview of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health status 2015

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet (2016) Overview of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health status 2015 Perth, WA: Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet


Use of cannabis during pregnancy and birth outcomes in an Aboriginal birth cohort: a cross-sectional, population-based study

Brown SJ, Mensah FK, Ah Kit J, Stuart-Butler D, Glover K, Leane C, Weetra D, Gartland D, Newbury J, Yelland J (2016) Use of cannabis during pregnancy and birth outcomes in an Aboriginal birth cohort: a cross-sectional, population-based study BMJ Open; 6(2): e010286 Retrieved 23 February 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010286


Determinants and gaps in preventive care delivery for Indigenous Australians: a cross-sectional analysis

Bailie C, Matthews V, Bailie J, Burgess P, Copley K, Kennedy C, Moore L, Larkins S, Thompson S, Bailie RS (2016) Determinants and gaps in preventive care delivery for Indigenous Australians: a cross-sectional analysis Frontiers in Public Health; 4: 34 Retrieved 10 March 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpubh.2016.00034


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