Rural and Remote Health Journal photo
African section Asian section Australasian section European section Latin American section North American section
home
login/register
current articles

contribute
information for authors
status/user profile
links/forums
about us

Author Details

Correlations suggest low magnesium may lead to higher rates of type 2 diabetes in Indigenous Australians

Diane Longstreet1 MPH, Dieitian, dlongstreet@taihs.net.au
Deanne Heath2 PhD, Research project officer, Jewellerybydesign@bigpond.com
Kathryn Panaretto3 MBBS, MPH, Senior medical officer, panarettok@primusonline.com.au.
Robert Vink4 PhD, Head of department, Pathology, Robert.Vink@adelaide.edu.au

1, 2, 3 Townsville Aboriginal & Islander Health Service Ltd, Townsville, Queensland, Australia.
4 School of Medical Sciences, University of Adelaide, North Terrace, South Australia, Australia.

Correspondence: D Longstreet, 59 Gordon Street, Garbutt, QLD 4814, Australia 

Author contribution: Diane Longstreet: designed the project, literature review, collected data, input data, statistical analysis, wrote the first draft, contributed to drafts. Deanne Heath: supervised data collection, statistical analysis, contributed to drafts, designed the project. Kathryn Panaretto: supervised WAT project / nutrient assessment study, supervised data collection, contributed to drafts. Robert Vink: original concept, designed the project, contributed to drafts, supervised Magnesium project.

Citation: Longstreet DA, Heath DL, Panaretto KS, Vink R.  Correlations suggest low magnesium may lead to higher rates of type 2 diabetes in Indigenous Australians. Rural and Remote Health (Internet) 2007; 7: 843. Available: http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=843 (Accessed 23 October 2017)

Submitted: 15 August 2007
Published: 12 October 2007
   
 

   CONTACT US | COPYRIGHT AND DISCLAIMER | ADMIN ONLY