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Gavin Turrell

Journal article

Single‐item measure of food insecurity used in the National Health Survey may underestimate prevalence in Australia

This article argues that the measure of food insecurity employed in national surveys in Australia may underestimate its prevalence and public health significance.
Journal article

City planning and population health: a global challenge

This paper considers the health impacts of city planning through transport mode choices, identifying interventions that, when combined, encourage walking, cycling, and public transport use, while reducing private motor vehicle use.
Journal article

Geographic remoteness, area-level socioeconomic disadvantage and inequalities in colorectal cancer survival in Queensland: a multilevel analysis

The paper explores the impact of geographical remoteness and area-level socioeconomic disadvantage on colorectal cancer (CRC) survival.
Report

Health inequalities in Australia: mortality

Despite improvements in the health of Australians over the last century, large mortality inequalities continue to exist between population sub-groups. This report is a statistical reference source that documents mortality inequalities by sex, geographic region, area socioeconomic disadvantage, occupation and country of birth. The report...