Considering Aboriginal palliative care models: the challenges for mainstream services
Anthony O'Brien1 PhD, Senior clinical lead research & associate professor Clinical Nursing, firstname.lastname@example.org
Melissa Bloomer2 MN(Hons), Lecturer & postgraduate student, email@example.com
Pam McGrath3 PhD, Associate professor & senior research fellow, firstname.lastname@example.org
Katherine Clark4 MBBS, Director & area director , email@example.com
Tony Martin5 AdvDip(CommMan), Director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mark Lock6 PhD, Researcher, Indigenous health policy, email@example.com
Tina Pidcock7 BHSc, Aboriginal Health coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pamela van der Riet8 PhD, Associate professor & deputy head of school (academic), email@example.com
Margaret O'Connor9 DN, Vivian Bullwinkel Chair in Palliative Care Nursing, firstname.lastname@example.org
1, 8 The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.
2, 9 Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
3 Population and Social Health Program Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Meadowbrook, Queensland, Australia.
4 Department of Palliative Care, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.
5 Aboriginal Health, Hunter New England Local Health District, New Lambton, New South Wales, Australia.
6 Wollotuka Institute, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.
7 Hunter New England Local Health District, Greater Newcastle Cluster, New Lambton, New South Wales, Australia.
Correspondence: M Bloomer, Monash University, PO Box 527, Frankston, VIC 3199, Australia
Author contribution: Anthony O'Brien: original concept. Melissa Bloomer: original concept. Pam McGrath: contributed to drafts. Katherine Clark: contributed to drafts. Tony Martin: contributed to drafts. Mark Lock: contributed to drafts. Tina Pidcock: contributed to drafts. Pamela van der Riet: contributed to drafts, contributed to drafts. Margaret O'Connor: contributed to drafts.
Citation: O'Brien AP, Bloomer MJ, McGrath P, Clark K, Martin T, Lock M, Pidcock T, van der Riet P, O'Connor M. Considering Aboriginal palliative care models: the challenges for mainstream services. Rural and Remote Health (Internet) 2013; 13: 2339. Available: http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=2339 (Accessed 23 October 2017)
Submitted: 4 September 2012
Revised: 15 December 2012
Accepted: 24 January 2013
Published: 8 May 2013