National guide to a preventive health assessment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people -

The National Guide is a practical resource intended for all health professionals delivering primary healthcare to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples. Its purpose is to provide health professionals with an accessible, user friendly guide to best practice in preventive healthcare for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients.This guidebook covers:
  • Lifestyle (smoking, overweight & obesity, physical activity, alcohol)
  • Cardiovascular disease prevention
  • Type 2 diabetes prevention and early detection
  • Prevention and early detection of cancer
  • Mental health
This section of the guide outlines the 5As model to use with patients. 
The full guide can be accessed at https://www.racgp.org.au/clinical-resources/clinical-guidelines/key-racgp-guidelines/view-all-racgp-guidelines/national-guide

Topic:

Motivational interviewing

Organisation/Provider:

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Target audience:

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

Format:

Clinical guidelines | Website

Location:

National

Cost:

Available free online

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