Focus Inuit research agenda on best outcomes
- Expanding roles of Aboriginal health workers in the primary care setting: Seeking recognition. Abbott, Penny; Gordon, Elaine; Davison, Joyce // Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for the Australian Nursing Profess;2008, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p157
The work of Aboriginal health workers (AHWs) in the primary care setting is discussed, emphasising that partnership with non-Indigenous health providers such as nurses and general practitioners brings complementary skills together to improve the health care available to Aboriginal clients, and...
- Review of research on aboriginal populations in Canada: relevance to their health needs. Kue Young, T // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/23/2003, Vol. 327 Issue 7412, p419
Abstract Objective: To determine if research has adequately examined the health needs of the aboriginal population of Canada. Design: Review. Study selection: Medline search of journal articles published during 1992-2001. The search terms used were "Canada" and various synonyms and categories...
- Epilogue: Indigenous special editions - benefitting a community of scholars. Power, Tamara; West, Roianne; Geia, Lynore // Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for the Australian Nursing Profess;Dec2013, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p143
- Yarning/Aboriginal storytelling: Towards an understanding of an Indigenous perspective and its implications for research practice. Geia, Lynore K; Hayes, Barbara; Usher, Kim // Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for the Australian Nursing Profess;Dec2013, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p13
There is increasing recognition of Indigenous perspectives from various parts of the world in relation to storytelling, research and its effects on practice. The recent emergence of storytelling or yarning as a research method in Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island studies and other...
- Largest survey on Indigenous health. // Australian Nursing Journal;Apr2013, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p36
The article reports on a survey being undertaken in 2013 by the Australian Bureau of Statistics in an effort to increase knowledge about the health issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.
- A Clarifying Five Years. George, Robert P.; Cohen, Eric // Human Life Review;Summer/Fall2006, Vol. 32 Issue 3/4, p142
The article presents a reprint of the article "A Clarifying Five Years," by Robert P. George and Eric Cohen, which appeared in the August 9, 2006 issue of "National Review Online." It discusses political issues regarding the policy of President George W. Bush on the federal funding of embryonic...
- Health inequality persists for off-reserve Aboriginals. // Infomat: A Weekly Review;8/30/2002, p4
Reports on the persistence of health inequalities between aboriginal people living off-reserve and non-aboriginal people in Canada regardless of socioeconomic and health behavior factors, according to the 2000/01 Canadian Community Health Survey. Health status measures; Lower prevalence of...
- EDITORIAL. Ik�heimo, Tiina // International Journal of Circumpolar Health;2010, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p318
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an article on the health condition of the aboriginal people by T. Kue Young, Susan Chatwood and Rajiv Rawat, obesity and diabetes among circumpolar residents by Marit Eika Jï¿½rgensen and about a cancer research.
- Advancing Indigenous health through medical education. Mazel, O.; Anderson, I. // Focus on Health Professional Education;2011, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
An introduction is presented wherein the authors discusses the highlights of the journal's special edition on topics related to Indigenous health and medical education.