Major deficits in stroke care for Indigenous people are being addressed in WA programs that include cultural safety training and the use of Aboriginal Brain Injury Coordinators, neurologists say. With a recent study showing substantial ongoing inequities in the diagnosis, management and follow up of stroke in Indigenous Australians, WA is trialling a “Healing Right ...
WA program seeks to close the gap on stroke care for Indigenous people
By Michael Woodhead
21 Aug 2019