Cultural safety and maternity care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.

@article{Kruske2006CulturalSA,
  title={Cultural safety and maternity care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.},
  author={Sue G Kruske and Sue Kildea and Lesley Barclay},
  journal={Women and birth : journal of the Australian College of Midwives},
  year={2006},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={73-7}
}
PURPOSE To discuss cultural safety and critique the provision of culturally appropriate maternity services to remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in Australia. PROCEDURE The literature and policies around 'culture' and 'cultural safety' are discussed and applied to the provision of maternity services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in remote areas of Australia. FINDINGS The current provision of maternity services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women… CONTINUE READING

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