International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

Journal article

9 May 2018
67

The purpose of this paper is to describe an initiative by Cancer Australia and Menzies School of Health Research to develop Australia’s first national Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cancer framework, using a process of co-design with relevant stakeholders.

Journal article

16 Apr 2018
231

All available data suggest that, like many other Indigenous peoples, Australian Aborigines are significantly more likely to kill themselves than are non-Aboriginal Australians. This research explores the possibility that higher-than-normal Aboriginal suicide rates may also be a function of coronial decision-making practices.

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6 Dec 2017
24

Climate change is increasingly exacerbating existing population health hazards, as well as resulting in new negative health effects. Flooding is one particularly deadly example of its amplifying and expanding effect on public health. This systematic review considered evidence linking green building strategies in the Leadership...

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A Systematic Review of the Evidence
6 Dec 2017
6

Climate change is increasingly exacerbating existing population health hazards, as well as resulting in new negative health effects. Flooding is one particularly deadly example of its amplifying and expanding effect on public health. This systematic review considered evidence linking green building strategies in the Leadership...

Journal article

14 Aug 2013
324

This review finds that there are relatively few papers describing interventions that target environmental determinants of Indigenous health.

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Objective: Effective interventions to improve population and individual health require environmental change as well as strategies that target individual behaviours and clinical...

Journal article

6 Aug 2013
264

Abstract

Objective : This study examined whether a wellbeing approach to resilience and adaptation would provide practical insights for prioritizing support to communities experiencing environmental and socio-economic stressors.

Methods : A cross-sectional survey, based on a purposive sample of 2,196...

Journal article

1 Jan 2013
1

Aboriginal people across Australia suffer significant health inequalities compared with the non-Indigenous population. Evidence indicates that inroads can be made to reduce these inequalities by better understanding social and cultural determinants of health, applying holistic notions of health and developing less rigid definitions of wellbeing....