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Author Walder, Brien

Title Billy Reid's sore skins : for Aboriginal health workers and others / text by Brien Walder and Danny Beran
Published Sydney : Aboriginal Health Worker. Prince Henry Hospital, 1982
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 ADPML SPC  616.00899915 Wal/Brs  LIB USE ONLY
Description 84 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Aboriginal Hlth Work. [Spec. Issues]
Aboriginal Hlth Work. Spec. Issues
Contents Part I: introduction -- Warning from Burrumarra, M.B.E -- Meet Billy Reid -- Australia tough on the skin -- Fast food is poor food -- Part II: skin disorders -- Burns -- Cut and abrassions -- Insect bites -- Animal bites -- Sea stings -- Lice parasites -- Scabies parasites -- Changes in skin color -- Boils -- Impetigo -- Abscess -- Cellulitis -- Leprosy -- Ringworm or times -- Warts -- Shingles -- Febrile rashes in childhood -- Eczema -- Nappy rash -- Allergy -- Skin cancers -- Acne -- Psoriasis -- Bed sores -- Nails -- Tongue -- Hair -- Part III: the medicine chest -- Part IV: word list
Summary Text and illustrations explaining skin disorders, with emphasis on those to which Aborigines are particularly susceptible; outlines causes and prophylactics with lists of drugs likely to be used in treatment
Notes illus
Restricted Mediated access: access to First Nations materials may be restricted while an audit, reparative description and reclassification of these materials is in progress VDU
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Diseases.
Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene.
Skin -- Diseases -- Australia.
Skin -- Diseases.
Allied Health Personnel.
Skin Diseases.
Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.
Author Beran, Danny
Australia. Department of Aboriginal Affairs.
Aboriginal Health Worker
Other Titles Aboriginal Health Worker
OTHER TI Aboriginal health worker
Other Titles Aboriginal Health Worker