With good intentions: complexity in unsolicited informal support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. A qualitative study

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p686
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors related to informal unsolicited support from peers and family members Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with chronic illness get. It states that 19 people were interviewed who were suffering from diseases like diabetes and obstructive pulmonary disease. It mentions that people reported getting support in various forms like suggestions, encouragement and surveillance.


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