Health & Wellbeing

19 August 2014

Provides a summary of statistics on maternal mortality in Australia to inform safety and quality of maternity care.

18 August 2014

Highlights key trends in the oral health and dental care of the Australian population using the most recently available data.

18 August 2014

An understanding of how ageing relates to other social and economic changes in New Zealand, and an in-depth knowledge of behavioural factors that promote positive ageing, is fundamental to successful adjustment as the age composition of the population changes.

15 August 2014

This short paper presents lessons from the field from an Aboriginal cultural consultant and a non-Aboriginal health researcher.

15 August 2014

This report provides information about Australia's health-care expenditure on arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions, including that on patterns of expenditure by health-care sector, type of musculoskeletal condition, age group, sex and over time.

14 August 2014

The Positive Behaviour for Learning: School-Wide program in New Zealand is well-regarded in participating schools and is linked to a wide range of changes for schools, teachers, and students, according to this evaluation.

14 August 2014

Drawing on data available from the 2012 National Prisoner Health Data Collection, supplemented by contextual information provided by state/territory departments responsible for prisoner health, this bulletin brings together a more comprehensive picture of services delivered to prisoners than has previously been available.

13 August 2014

This report provides information about mortality due to asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in Australia, examining trends over time, seasonal variation, international comparison and variation by age, sex, remoteness, Indigenous status, country of birth and socioeconomic disadvantage.

12 August 2014

Explores Korean migrants’ experiences and cultural attitudes towards mental illness and mental health services while living in New Zealand.