Topics: Traditional medicine

The role of traditional medicine practice in primary health care within Aboriginal Australia: a review of the literature

Oliver SJ (2013) The role of traditional medicine practice in primary health care within Aboriginal Australia: a review of the literature Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine; 9: 46 Retrieved 2 July 2013 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1746-4269-9-46


Traditional Healers of the Central Desert: Ngangkari

Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjar Yankunytjatjara Women’s Council Aboriginal Corporation (2013) Traditional Healers of the Central Desert: Ngangkari Broome, WA: Magabala Books


Indigenous beliefs about biomedical and bush medicine treatment efficacy for Indigenous cancer patients: a review of the literature

van Schaik KD, Thompson SC (2012) Indigenous beliefs about biomedical and bush medicine treatment efficacy for Indigenous cancer patients: a review of the literature Internal Medicine Journal; 42: (184–191)


An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by the Yaegl Aboriginal community in northern New South Wales, Australia

Packer J, Brouwer N, Harrington D, Gaikwad J, Heron R, Yaegl Community Elders, Ranganathan S, Vemulpad S, Jamie J (2012) An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by the Yaegl Aboriginal community in northern New South Wales, Australia Journal of Ethnopharmacology; 139: (244–255)


Can cultural differences affect access of families to health care?

Lewis T (2011) Can cultural differences affect access of families to health care? Nuritinga; (10) Retrieved August 2011 from http://www.utas.edu.au/nursing-midwifery/about-snm/nuritinga-electronic-journal/nuritinga-issues/issue-10


If you don’t believe it, it won’t help you”: use of bush medicine in treating cancer among Aboriginal people in Western Australia.

Shahid S, Bleam R, Bessarab D, Thomson SC (2010) If you don’t believe it, it won’t help you”: use of bush medicine in treating cancer among Aboriginal people in Western Australia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine;6:1-22