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The Resource Prevention and treatment options for renal disease in the Northern Territory : (with particular reference to the Barkly Region), Gillian Gorham

Prevention and treatment options for renal disease in the Northern Territory : (with particular reference to the Barkly Region), Gillian Gorham

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Prevention and treatment options for renal disease in the Northern Territory : (with particular reference to the Barkly Region)
Title
Prevention and treatment options for renal disease in the Northern Territory
Title remainder
(with particular reference to the Barkly Region)
Statement of responsibility
Gillian Gorham
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the high rate of end stage renal failure in the Northern Territory, the socio-economic and community impacts of renal illness, and the trend to decentralise renal dialysis services to remote areas; identifies prevention and treatment options and presents a case for establishing and funding a community-based dialysis unit in Tennant Creek; renal services; kidney disease
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Gorham, Gillian
Dewey number
616.6106
Illustrations
  • maps
  • illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal and Tropical Health (Australia)
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Kidneys
  • Kidneys
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Prevention and treatment options for renal disease in the Northern Territory : (with particular reference to the Barkly Region), Gillian Gorham
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Publication
Note
  • Originally publlished March 2001
  • Cover title
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 67-71
Contents
End stage renal failure in the Northern Territory : causes, incidence and prevalence, life expectancy and uptake of services, projections -- Relocation: social, medical and financial costs: family and community issues, Tiwi Dialysis Centre - preliminary assessment -- Health investments: health status of Northern Territory, co-morbidities and renal disease, prevention, screening and intervention programs, linking ESRF treatment with prevention and education -- Improving equity of access: national standards in renal services, NT renal services, barriers to delivering efficient effective services, NT renal history -- Funding of services from primary health to tertiary services: primary health, casemix -- Cost of renal failure management -- Modalities and uptake -- Options for Tennant Creek
Control code
000022593971
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9781876831677
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Prevention and treatment options for renal disease in the Northern Territory : (with particular reference to the Barkly Region), Gillian Gorham
Publication
Note
  • Originally publlished March 2001
  • Cover title
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 67-71
Contents
End stage renal failure in the Northern Territory : causes, incidence and prevalence, life expectancy and uptake of services, projections -- Relocation: social, medical and financial costs: family and community issues, Tiwi Dialysis Centre - preliminary assessment -- Health investments: health status of Northern Territory, co-morbidities and renal disease, prevention, screening and intervention programs, linking ESRF treatment with prevention and education -- Improving equity of access: national standards in renal services, NT renal services, barriers to delivering efficient effective services, NT renal history -- Funding of services from primary health to tertiary services: primary health, casemix -- Cost of renal failure management -- Modalities and uptake -- Options for Tennant Creek
Control code
000022593971
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9781876831677
Other physical details
ill., maps

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