Chronic kidney disease in aboriginal Australians

Wendy E. Hoy, Stephen McDonald, Alan Cass, Gurmeet R. Singh, Srinivas Kondalsamy Chennakesavan, John F. Bertram, Michael D. Hughson

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Abstract

Aborigines living in remote areas are in epidemiologic transition, marginalized and poor. They have sub-standard living conditions, poor education, poor nutrition, few employment opportunities, and inadequate services of all types.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationKidney Diseases in the Developing World and Ethnic Minorities
PublisherCRC Press
Pages305-333
Number of pages29
ISBN (Electronic)9780849356391
ISBN (Print)9780824728632
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Hoy, W. E., McDonald, S., Cass, A., Singh, G. R., Chennakesavan, S. K., Bertram, J. F., & Hughson, M. D. (2005). Chronic kidney disease in aboriginal Australians. In Kidney Diseases in the Developing World and Ethnic Minorities (pp. 305-333). CRC Press.