Melinda Flack

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OBJECTIVES To identify factors limiting the effectiveness of communication between Aboriginal patients with end-stage renal disease and healthcare workers, and to identify strategies for improving communication. DESIGN Qualitative study, gathering data through (a) videotaped interactions between patients and staff, and (b) in-depth interviews with all(More)
Citrus canker disease was detected for the first time in Solomon Islands on Guadalcanal Island. The bacterium was isolated from diseased citrus plants exhibiting distinct citrus canker symptoms consisting of crater-like lesions on the rind of fruit and corky yellow-brownish lesions on leaves. Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri was identified using biochemical(More)
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