Topics: Women

Caring for Aboriginal mothers and babies – newborn examination

Sista Girl Productions (2014) Caring for Aboriginal mothers and babies – newborn examination Melbourne: The Royal Women’s Hospital, Victoria This video has been produced for midwives, nurses and Aboriginal Health Workers to help them provide culturally safe maternity care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mothers.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander maternal and child health and wellbeing: a systematic search of programs and services in Australian primary health care settings

Jongen C, McCalman J, Bainbridge R, Tsey K (2014) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander maternal and child health and wellbeing: a systematic search of programs and services in Australian primary health care settings BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; 14: 251 Retrieved 30 July 2014 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2393-14-251


Food, food choice and nutrition promotion in a remote Australian Aboriginal community

Colles SL, Maypilama E, Brimblecombe J (2014) Food, food choice and nutrition promotion in a remote Australian Aboriginal community Australian Journal of Primary Health; Online early: ()


Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder: development of consensus referral criteria for specialist diagnostic assessment in Australia

Watkins RE, Elliott EJ, Wilkins A, Latimer J, Halliday J, Fitzpatrick JP, Mutch RC, O’Leary CM, Burns L, McKenzie A, Jones HM, Payne JM, D’Antoine H, Miers S, Russell E, Hayes L, Carter M, Bower C (2014) Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder: development of consensus referral criteria for specialist diagnostic assessment in Australia BMC Pediatrics; 14: […]


Low rates of postpartum glucose screening among Indigenous and non-Indigenous women in Australia with gestational diabetes

Chamberlain C, McLean A, Oats J, Oldenburg B, Eades S, Sinha A, Wolfe R (2014) Low rates of postpartum glucose screening among Indigenous and non-Indigenous women in Australia with gestational diabetes Maternal and Child Health Journal; Early view: ()


Education, safe drinking practices and fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in the Kimberley region of Western Australia

Kavanagh PS, Payne JS (2014) Education, safe drinking practices and fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in the Kimberley region of Western Australia Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Early view: ()


Improving Aboriginal maternal and infant health services in the ‘Top End’ of Australia; synthesis of the findings of a health services research program aimed at engaging stakeholders, developing research capacity and embedding change

Barclay L, Kruske S, Bar-Zeev S, Steenkamp M, Josif C, Narjic CW, Wardaguga M, Belton S, Gao Y, Dunbar T, Kildea S (2014) Improving Aboriginal maternal and infant health services in the ‘Top End’ of Australia; synthesis of the findings of a health services research program aimed at engaging stakeholders, developing research capacity and embedding […]


Timing impact assessment of COAG Closing the Gap targets: child mortality

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2014) Timing impact assessment of COAG Closing the Gap targets: child mortality Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


Aboriginal girls circle: enhancing connectedness and promoting resilience for Aboriginal girls: final pilot report

Dobia B, Bodkin-Andrews G, Parada R, O’Rourke V, Gilbert S, Daley A, Roffey S (2014) Aboriginal girls circle: enhancing connectedness and promoting resilience for Aboriginal girls: final pilot report Sydney: University of Western Sydney


Nutrition advice during pregnancy: do women receive it and can health professionals provide it?

Lucas C, Charlton KE, Yeatman H (2014) Nutrition advice during pregnancy: do women receive it and can health professionals provide it? Maternal and Child Health Journal; online first: ()