Journal of Rural Health

Journal article

1 Jan 2013
3

To investigate the association between unintentional injury and mental health in Australian rural communities.

This study supports the hypothesis that pre-existing depression is associated with unintentional injury in a rural sample and indicates the important role of prior depression in management of injury, given...

Journal article

1 Jan 2013
3

Alcohol consumption patterns nationally and internationally have been identified as elevated in rural and remote populations. In the general Australian population, 20.5% of adult males and 16.9% of adult females drink at short-term, high-risk levels. Farmers are more likely to drink excessively than those living...