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Menzies School of Health Research (2016) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander tobacco control audit tools and protocol Brisbane: One21seventy This resource package was developed to provide support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health care organisations and other health services to reduce smoking both within the organisation as well as for the clients served […]
Gould GS, Cadet-James Y, Clough AR (2016) Getting over the shock: taking action on Indigenous maternal smoking Australian Journal of Primary Health; Online early: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY15066)
Wand H, Ward J, Bryant J, Delaney-Thiele D, Worth H, Pitts M, Kaldor JM (2016) Individual and population level impacts of illicit drug use, sexual risk behaviours on sexually transmitted infections among young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: results from the GOANNA survey BMC Public Health; 16: 600 Retrieved 19 July 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-016-3195-6
Lung Foundation Australia (2016) Indigenous lung health checklist Brisbane: Lung Foundation Australia This resource provides a lung health checklist for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Lung Foundation Australia (2016) Sandie’s story: Why I quit smoking Brisbane: Lung Foundation Australia This resource aims to raise awareness of the harmful effects of smoking on lung health.
Prendergast L, Bowles D, Sedgwick K, Kielbasa J, Liu C (2016) National core maternity indicators – stage 3 and 4: results from 2010-2013 Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The World Indigenous Cancer Conference (WICC) was held in Brisbane, Queensland from 12 – 14 April 2016. The theme of the inaugural conference was Connecting, communicating and collaborating across the globe. The aim of the conference was to provide opportunities to foster new collaboration, enhance capacity and share knowledge and information about cancer and Indigenous people internationally. […]
Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council of NSW (2016) The ATRAC Yarning Tool: Where are we in tackling tobacco in our Service and for our mob? Sydney: Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council of NSW This tool was developed to support a range of staff members and managers working in Aboriginal community controlled health services […]
Gibberd A, Supramaniam R, Dillon A, Armstrong BK, O’Connell DL (2016) Lung cancer treatment and mortality for Aboriginal people in New South Wales, Australia: results from a population-based record linkage study and medical record audit BMC Cancer; 16: 289 Retrieved 25 April 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12885-016-2322-1
Australian Department of Health (2016) Don’t make smokes your story Canberra: Australian Department of Health Don’t make smokes your story is a video campaign on Youtube and free-to-air television that tells the real, difficult stories of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who have smoked tobacco.