Kidney health equity for Indigenous Australians: an achievable goal

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Abstract

Ameliorating the inequitable burden of kidney disease that is experienced by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples is an achievable goal. Genuine and committed partnerships between the Australian government, health-care providers and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are imperative to maximize the success of health equity initiatives.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)505
Number of pages1
JournalNature Reviews Nephrology
Volume17
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2021
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
J.H. is a Torres Strait Islander woman, senior nephrologist, and Principal Research Fellow funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (fellowship number 1174758) based in Darwin, Northern Australia.

Keywords

  • kidney disease
  • Aboriginal
  • orres Strait Islander peoples
  • health-care providers
  • health-care system

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