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The Association between Emergency Department Resources and Diagnosis of Intimate Partner Violence

Publisher: Eur J Emerg Med. 2012 Apr; 19(2): 83–88. Status – CURRENT Identifying intimate partner violence in Emergency Departments and hospitals

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Good progress but more to do: teenage pregnancy and young parents

Publisher: LGA Westminster May 30 2018 Status – CURRENT Evidence shows that high quality relationships and sex education (RSE), welcoming health services (in the right place, open at the right time) and friendly non-judgmental staff, help young people to delay sex until they are ready and to use contraception effectively.

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Family Domestic and Sexual Violence Australia

Publisher: AIHW 2018 Status – CURRENT Family, domestic and sexual violence is a major health and welfare issue. it occurs across all ages, socioeconomic and demographic groups but mainly affects women and children. indigenous women, young women and pregnant women are particularly at risk

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CEDA How unequal -insights on inequality

Publisher: CEDA 2018 Status – CURRENT CEDA released a report in April 2018 which examines key ideas and concepts of inequality, including inequality of opportunity and the future of inequality. Framing AWHN’s work/social model of health

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From Girls to Men

Publisher: 50/50 by 2030 Foundation Status – CURRENT Social attitudes to gender equality in Australia

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A toolkit for Gender Advocacy

Publisher: University of Canberra September 2018 Status – CURRENT The Toolkit provides practical advice and information about how to advocate for women.

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The projected timeframe until cervical cancer elimination in Australia

Publisher: Elsevier October 2018 Status – CURRENT In 2007, Australia was one of the first countries to introduce a national human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme, and it has since achieved high vaccination coverage across both sexes. In December, 2017, organised cervical screening in Australia transitioned from cytology-based screening every 2 years for women aged from 18–20 […]

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Child social exclusion poverty and disadvantage in Australia

Publisher: University of Canberra and Uniting care October 2018 Status – CURRENT There has been strong evidence which shows that social exclusion can have an adverse impact on children and this may affect not only the children but also parent–child relationships, parenting and family functioning.

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Gender/sex as a social determinant

Publisher: Adrienne O’Neil, PhD February 2018 Status – CURRENT The American Heart Association’s Social Determinants of Risk and Outcomes of Cardiovascular Disease Scientific Statement advocates looking beyond breakthroughs in biological science toward a social determinants approach that focuses on socioeconomic position, race and ethnicity, social support, culture and access to medical care, and residential environments to curb […]

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Mapping of NSW Women’s Health Centres Literature Review 2017

Publisher: NSW Ministry of Health 2017 Status – CURRENT This literature review was conducted to inform the research project. Core topics included: women’s experience of health and the gender based vulnerabilities that influence women’s health outcomes; services currently available to women in NSW; models of care that are likely to positively affect health outcomes.

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