Factors influencing the perceived importance of oral health within a rural Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community in Australia
This paper seeks to explore the perceived importance of oral health within a rural Indigenous community in Australia and the factors influencing this perception.
The Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council's report on Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Organisations about oral health services provided, and what challenges need to be addressed.
This article reviews the international literature on community-based interventions aiming to improve the oral health of Indigenous adolescents and identify which demonstrate a positive impact.
This paper provides the first evidence on the determinants of uptake of two recent public dental benefit programs for Australian children and adolescents from disadvantaged families.
This audit examines whether the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV) have effectively implemented the recommendations made in a previous audit (2016) and addressed the underlying issues that led to them.
The AMA’s Report Cards on Indigenous Health highlight the successes, progress, obstacles and failures in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and continue to be important catalysts for further discussion about how Australia can improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...
This report presents information on oral health outreach services provided to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people in the Northern Territory.
This briefing paper focusses on funding reforms for public dental health services that will be required to achieve value-based health care in Australia.
Removing financial barriers to dental care would improve Australians’ oral health. This report suggests how to fill the dental gap in our health system.