The Gudaga Study: establishing an Aboriginal birth cohort in an urban community
Article first published online: 8 JUL 2010
© 2010 The Authors. Journal Compilation © 2010 Public Health Association of Australia
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health
Volume 34, Issue Supplement s1, pages S9–S17, July 2010
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Comino, E., Craig, P., Harris, E., McDermott, D., Harris, M., Henry, R., Pulver, L. J., Kemp, L. and Knight, J. (2010), The Gudaga Study: establishing an Aboriginal birth cohort in an urban community. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 34: S9–S17. doi: 10.1111/j.1753-6405.2010.00546.x
- Issue published online: 8 JUL 2010
- Article first published online: 8 JUL 2010
- Submitted: June 2009 Revision requested: July 2009 Accepted: September 2009
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