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Indigenous child health: urgent need for improved data to underpin better health outcomes

Emily Fremantle, Yvonne A Zurynski, Deepika Mahajan, Heather D’Antoine and Elizabeth J Elliott
Med J Aust 2008; 188 (10): 588-591.
  • Emily Fremantle1
  • Yvonne A Zurynski1,2
  • Deepika Mahajan1
  • Heather D’Antoine3
  • Elizabeth J Elliott4

  • 1 Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit, The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW.
  • 2 Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
  • 3 Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Perth, WA.
  • 4 The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW.

Correspondence: yvonnez@chw.edu.au

Acknowledgements: 

The activities of the Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit are supported by the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing; NHMRC Enabling Grant No. 402784 and NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship No. 457084 (Elizabeth Elliott); the Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Sydney; and the Royal Australasian College of Physicians.

Competing interests:

None identified.

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