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Cancer in Torres Strait Islander and Aboriginal people in Queensland: diagnosis, treatment and survival (2009)

Author

Queensland Institute of Medical Research Indigenous Health Research Program

Publisher

Queensland Institute of Medical Research

City

Brisbane

Type

Brochure

 

Description

This brochure provides information about a study undertaken by the Indigenous Health Research Program at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research. The study sought to compare cancer treatment and cancer survival in Indigenous people with non-Indigenous people residing in Queensland. The brochure details the findings of the study which include the higher mortality rate for Indigenous people with cancer in comparison to non-Indigenous people.

The brochure was developed for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and uses artwork and language that is culturally appropriate for this audience.

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract

Contact details

Queensland Institute of Medical Research
300 Herston Road
Herston Qld 4006
Ph: (07) 3362 0222

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Last updated: 6 May 2014
 
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