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The Resource Eye health in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities : the report of a review commissioned by the Commonwealth Minister for Health and Family Services, Dr. Michael Wooldridge, Hugh R. Taylor

Eye health in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities : the report of a review commissioned by the Commonwealth Minister for Health and Family Services, Dr. Michael Wooldridge, Hugh R. Taylor

Label
Eye health in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities : the report of a review commissioned by the Commonwealth Minister for Health and Family Services, Dr. Michael Wooldridge
Title
Eye health in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities
Title remainder
the report of a review commissioned by the Commonwealth Minister for Health and Family Services, Dr. Michael Wooldridge
Statement of responsibility
Hugh R. Taylor
Title variation
  • Better vision for all
  • Uwankuru palya ngalkalpai
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that the components and resources needed for successful delivery of eye health to Indigenous people are available; political will and commitment needed for implementation; detailed state of primary health care, specialist eye health care, diabetic retinopathy, trachoma, cataracts and other conditions by State
Cataloging source
CLONE
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Taylor, Hugh R
Dewey number
  • 617.7
  • 614.59/97
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maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Australia
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  • Vision disorders
  • Trachoma
  • Eye
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Torres Strait Islanders
Label
Eye health in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities : the report of a review commissioned by the Commonwealth Minister for Health and Family Services, Dr. Michael Wooldridge, Hugh R. Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
On cover and t.p.: Uwankuru palya ngalkalpai = Better vision for all
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: pages. 114-120
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Executive summary -- Introduction -- Primary eye health care -- Specialist eye health care -- Refractive error and the provision of glasses -- Cataract -- Diabetic retinopathy -- Trachoma -- Othe eye conditions -- Economic copst of eye disease -- Environmental health issues in remote and rural Aboriginal communities -- A National Information Network -- References -- Appendices : Written submission received -- Organisations and individuals contacted by the review -- Schedule of visits -- Data collection methodology -- Ophthalmic equiptment requited by a regional services -- Steering committee members and meeting times -- Attendees at the stakeholders workshops
Control code
abn97269617
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 142 pages ;
Isbn
9780642272126
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration, colour maps
Label
Eye health in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities : the report of a review commissioned by the Commonwealth Minister for Health and Family Services, Dr. Michael Wooldridge, Hugh R. Taylor
Publication
Note
On cover and t.p.: Uwankuru palya ngalkalpai = Better vision for all
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: pages. 114-120
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Executive summary -- Introduction -- Primary eye health care -- Specialist eye health care -- Refractive error and the provision of glasses -- Cataract -- Diabetic retinopathy -- Trachoma -- Othe eye conditions -- Economic copst of eye disease -- Environmental health issues in remote and rural Aboriginal communities -- A National Information Network -- References -- Appendices : Written submission received -- Organisations and individuals contacted by the review -- Schedule of visits -- Data collection methodology -- Ophthalmic equiptment requited by a regional services -- Steering committee members and meeting times -- Attendees at the stakeholders workshops
Control code
abn97269617
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 142 pages ;
Isbn
9780642272126
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration, colour maps

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