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Health effects of kava use in an eastern Arnhem Land Aboriginal community, A. R. Clough...[et al.]

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Health effects of kava use in an eastern Arnhem Land Aboriginal community
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Health effects of kava use in an eastern Arnhem Land Aboriginal community
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A. R. Clough...[et al.]
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eng
Summary
Study carried out within an East Arnhem Land Aboriginal community where kava used as heavy kava use in Aboriginal communities has been linked to health effects, including anecdotes of sudden cardiac deaths; two hundred current, recent and non-users of kava studied; shown that kava use associated with dermopathy, liver function abnormalities and decreased lymphocytes; recommendations for future monitoring and studies; higher cardiovascular risk found but not higher in kava users and may be associated with socio-economic disadvantage in many remote Aboriginal communities
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Clough, Alan
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Kava (Beverage)
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Health effects of kava use in an eastern Arnhem Land Aboriginal community, A. R. Clough...[et al.]
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Extent
p. 336-340
Label
Health effects of kava use in an eastern Arnhem Land Aboriginal community, A. R. Clough...[et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Extent
p. 336-340

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