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The change in aboriginal health in a northwestern New South Wales town from 1968-72 to 1984-6 / by Mark Fort Harris
Bib ID 1783339
Format BookBook
Author
Harris, M. F. (Mark F.)
 
Description 1989 
xxxv, 418, [16] leaves, [58] p. : ill., map, plan. 
Summary

Compares research by Kamien and Coolican 1969-72 with the authors findings 1984-86; documents a shift from infectious to non-communicable disease and suggests an association with changed socioeconomic conditions; mortality; morbidity; pregnancy and childbirth; specific diseases; housing; diet; drug and alcohol abuse; unemployment; education; methodology; role of Widjeri Co-op.

Notes

Includes tables.

Includes copies of 7 published papers authored or co-authored by Mark Harris.

Includes a copy of Koorie Outlook, no. 2, June 1986, and, Bourke bush foods / Athol Gillon and Eric Knight.

Spine title: Change in aboriginal health in Bourke.

Thesis (M.D.)--University of Sydney, 1990.

Bibliography: leaves 350-375.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene -- New South Wales -- Bourke.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Bourke -- Food.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Bourke -- Social conditions.  |  Food - Bush tucker.  |  Health services.  |  Housing - Associations and cooperatives.  |  Socioeconomic conditions.  |  Health - Endocrine system - Diabetes.  |  Health - Cardiovascular system.  |  Health status - Womens health - Maternal health.  |  Reproduction - Childbirth.  |  Education - Early childhood.  |  Health - Respiratory system.  |  Substance use - Social and economic aspects.  |  Health - Biochemistry - Lipids / Body fats.  |  Mental health.  |  Health status - Morbidity and mortality rates.  |  Family.  |  Wudjari people (W8) (WA SI50-08)  |  Health status - Child health.  |  Health status - Nutrition.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Health and medicine.  |  Children - Behaviour and development.  |  Employment - Unemployment.  |  Murdi Paaki / Bourke (N NSW SH55-10)  |  North West New South Wales (NW NSW SH54, SH55, SI54)
Other authors/contributors Knight, Eric  |  Gillon, Athol. Bourke bush foods
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