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Aboriginal infant and toddler mortality and morbidity in Central Australia 1965-1969 / by David Kerry Kirke
Bib ID 1002176
Format BookBook
Author
Kirke, David Kerry
 
Description [Adelaide, S. Aust.] ; University of Adelaide, 1970 
x, 149 p. maps ; 29 cm. 
Summary

Historical, social and environmental reasons for poor child health; diarrhoeal disease, respiratory infections and malnutrition among the Wailbri, Alyuwarra, Kaiditj, Anmatjira, Aranta, Luritja, Pintupi and Pitjantjatjara of Amoonguna, Areyonga, Docker River, Haasts Bluff, Jay Creek, Papunya, Warrabiri, Yuendumu, Amata; and Indulkana; need for education; rising incidence of severe deafness; growth rates.

Notes

Thesis (M.D.)-Univ. of Adelaide, 1970.

Bibliography: p. 146-149.

Subjects Children -- Australia, Central -- Mortality.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia, Central.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Mortality.  |  Pitjantjatjara people (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Anmatyerre / Anmatyerr people (C8.1) (NT SF53-09)  |  Warlpiri people (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Wirangu people (C1) (SA SH53-14)  |  Health - Respiratory system.  |  Health status - Child health.  |  Alyawarr / Alyawarre people (C14) (NT SF53-07)  |  Kaytetye / Kaytej people (C13) (NT SF53-06)  |  Pintupi people (C10) (NT SF52-11)  |  Health status - Child health - Infants.  |  Health - Education and promotion.  |  Health - Hearing / Deafness.  |  Health - Nervous system.  |  Health - Endocrine system.  |  Health services.  |  Health status - Morbidity and mortality rates.  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Gastrointestinal.  |  Antakirinya / Antikirinya / Antakarinja people (C5) (SA SG53-14)  |  Health - Nutrition disorders.  |  Papunya (South Central NT SF52-16)  |  Amoonguna (South Central NT SF53-14)  |  Yuendumu (South Central NT SF52-12)  |  Ikuntji / Haasts Bluff (South Central NT SF52-16)  |  Amata / Tjungutu Uwankaraaku (SA Central Australia SG52-12)  |  Warrabri / Ali Curung / Alekerenge (Central NT SF53-02)  |  Areyonga (South Central NT SG53-01)  |  Haasts Bluff / Ikuntji (South Central NT SF52-16)  |  Kaltukatjara / Docker River (South Central NT SG52-03)  |  Iwantja / Indulkana / Granite Downs (SA Central Australia SG53-09)  |  Iwupataka / Jay Creek (South Central NT SF53-14)

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