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Completed Projects

Below are links to the information pages on completed KAMSC and RCSWA research projects.

Aged Care
  • Models of care to address unmet needs for older Indigenous people with dementia, their families & communities in remote northern Australia
  • Kimberley Indigenous Cognitive Assessment tool (KICA)
  • Grey Nomads: Health and Health Preparation of Older Travellers in Remote Australia
  • Diabetes
  • Improving diabetes care and patient outcomes in Kimberley ACCHSs
  • Quality indicators of diabetes care at DAHS: 1999-2009
  • Blood from a Finger-prick is OK to Test for Diabetes
  • Kidney Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Outcomes of Remote Kimberley origin Aboriginal Patients 2003-2010
  • Haemodialysis Outcomes of Remote Kimberley origin Aboriginal Patients 2003-2007
  • Audit of Kimberley Aboriginal Patients with Proteinuria, Chronic Kidney Disease and End Stage Kidney Disease
  • Nutrition
  • Early Childhood Nutrition and Anaemia Prevention Project: Tjiitji Marrka Manguwa (TMM)
  • Folate intake and blood folate levels in the Western Australian Aboriginal Population
  • Heart Disease
  • Getting Every Child's Heart OK (gECHO) Study
  • Rheumatic Fever Follow-Up Study - RhFFUS
  • Ear Health
  • The NACCHO Ear Trial
  • Eye Health
  • The Kimberley Eye Health Study
  • Sustained Retinal Screening Program
  • Smoking / Respiratory Disease
  • Be Our Ally Beat Smoking (BOABS) Study
  • Burden of Obstructive Lung Disease (BOLD)
  • Vaccination
  • Hepatitis B infections in vaccinated Kimberley Aboriginal people
  • Workforce Needs
  • Medical Workforce Needs and Distribution in the Kimberley


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