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Authors: Wilkinson, David
Date: 2000
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/265485
Description: The objective of this study was to describe the distribution of general practitioners in each State and Territory, stratified by statistical division and adjusted for estimated community need. The loc ... More
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Date: 2000
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/231775
Description: Objective: From Census data, to document the distribution of general practitioners in Australia and to estimate the number of general practitioners needed to achieve an equitable distribution accounti ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2000
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/231709
Description: OBJECTIVE: To describe variation in all cause and selected cause-specific mortality rates across Australia. METHODS: Mortality and population data for 1997 were obtained from the Australian Bureau of ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2000
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269160
Description: Objective. To estimate the cost and cost effectiveness nationally and for each province of a programme to reduce mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV in South Africa. Methods. A model developed ... More
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Date: 2000
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/261777
Description: Aims: To investigate rates of dental caries and periodontal disease, available dental services and resources and perceived needs in a rural South African community. Design: A cross-sectional field stu ... More
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Date: 2000
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/265504
Description: Since 1996, University Departments of Rural Health (UDRH) have been established at Broken Hill, Mount Isa, Shepparton, Launceston, Whyalla, Alice Springs and Geraldton. Each UDRH is underpinned by Com ... More
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Authors: Wilkinson, David
Date: 2000
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/265510
Description: The aim of the present study was to compare selected characteristics of the Australian general medical practitioner workforce in capital cities and regional areas. Data were derived from the 1996 Cens ... More
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Date: 2000
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/264652
Description: Background: Sexually transmitted diseases (STD) are important co-factors in HIV transmission. We studied the impact of health worker training and STD syndrome packets (containing recommended drugs, co ... More
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Authors: Wilkinson, David
Date: 2000
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/265566
Description: 1 page(s)
Date: 2000
Subject Keyword: Australia | rural suicide | youth suicide
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/266312
Description: Objective: The objective of this study was to examine trends in suicide among 15-34-year-olds living in Australian metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas between 1988 and 1997. Method: Suicide and po ... More
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Date: 1999
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/266731
Description: Objective: To demonstrate the potential of GIS (geographic information system) technology and ARIA (Accessibility/Remoteness Index for Australia) as tools for medical workforce and health service plan ... More
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Date: 1999
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/266381
Description: Context: Few studies have attempted to quantify the effect of the epidemic of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) on demand for health care in developing count ... More
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Authors: Wilkinson, David
Date: 1999
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/266611
Description: An 8-year research-service collaboration in tuberculosis (TB) in Hlabisa has yielded important data on the emerging HIV-related TB epidemic in South Africa, demonstrating a substantial increase in cas ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 1999
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/265531
Description: This study aimed to describe the establishment of a new University Department of Rural Health (UDRH) in South Australia and to report early achievements. In May 1997, the UDRH was established, key sta ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 1999
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/231247
Description: Application of geographic information system (GIS) and global positioning system (GPS) technology in the Hlabisa community-based tuberculosis treatment programme documents the increase in accessibilit ... More
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