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Volume 194, Issue 10 — 16 May, 2011

Editor's choice

Questions and answers in Indigenous health

Ruth M Armstrong
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 194. 

Workforce dreaming

Our doctors making a difference

Peter O’Mara
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 493-494. 

The challenges of remote area medical education

Louis G Peachey and Kristin E McBain-Rigg
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 495-496. 

Talking Policy

How can Australia do better for Indigenous health?

Peter W Tait
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 501-502. 

Increasing alcohol restrictions and rates of serious injury in four remote Australian Indigenous communities

Stephen A Margolis, Valmae A Ypinazar, Reinhold Muller and Alan Clough
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 503-506. 

Alcohol restrictions in Indigenous communities: necessary but not sufficient

Peter H N d’Abbs
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 507. 

Alcohol restrictions in Indigenous communities: an effective strategy if Indigenous-led

Dennis A Gray and Edward T Wilkes
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 508. 

Indigenous participation in the Australian Health Survey: a response

Paul L Jelfs
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 511. 

Closing the gap

Social determinants and the health of Indigenous Australians

Michael Marmot
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 512-513. 

Sepsis in the tropical Top End of Australia’s Northern Territory: disease burden and impact on Indigenous Australians

Joshua S Davis, Allen C Cheng, Mark McMillan, Alex B Humphrey, Dianne P Stephens and Nicholas M Anstey
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 519-524. 

Epidemiology of syphilis in Australia: moving toward elimination of infectious syphilis from remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities?

James S Ward, Rebecca J Guy, Snehal P Akre, Melanie G Middleton, Carolien M Giele, Jiunn Y Su, Craig A Davis, Handan Wand, Janet B Knox, Patricia S Fagan, Basil Donovan, John M Kaldor and Darren B Russell
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 525-529. 

Reducing the burden of cancer for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians: time for a coordinated, collaborative, priority-driven, Indigenous-led research program

Gail Garvey, Joan Cunningham, Patricia C Valery, John Condon, David Roder, Ross Bailie, Jennifer Martin and Ian Olver
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 530-531. 

Indigenous child health checks: the view from the city

Justin J Coleman, Geoffrey K Spurling, Deborah A Askew and Noel E Hayman
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 535-536. 

Use of eye care services by Indigenous Australian adults

Anna-Lena M R Arnold, Lucy Busija, Jill E Keeffe and Hugh R Taylor
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 537-538. 

Shalom Gamarada Ngiyani Yana Art Exhibition

Shalom Gamarada Ngiyani Yana 2011

Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 489-559. 

Dr Ross Ingram Memorial Competition

Alfie the tooth fairy (an animation)

Alison Dimer
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 539. 

Strong body, strong mind, strong culture

Luke B Mallie
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 540. 

Talking about hepatitis

Peter C Waples-Crowe
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 540. 

Mental illness or spiritual illness: what should we call it?

Lindy L Moffatt
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 541-542. 

Body mind matters

Racism as a determinant of social and emotional wellbeing for Aboriginal Australian youth

Naomi C Priest, Yin C Paradies, Wendy Gunthorpe, Sheree J Cairney and Sue M Sayers
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 546-550. 

The transformative potential of young motherhood for disadvantaged Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in Townsville, Australia

Sarah L Larkins, R Priscilla Page, Kathryn S Panaretto, Melvina Mitchell, Valerie Alberts, Suzanne McGinty and P Craig Veitch
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 551-555. 

Maternal smoking and smoking in the household during pregnancy and postpartum: findings from an Indigenous cohort in the Northern Territory

Vanessa Johnston, David P Thomas, Joseph McDonnell and Ross M Andrews
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (10): 556-559.