Getting over the shock: taking action on Indigenous maternal smoking.

@article{Gould2016GettingOT,
  title={Getting over the shock: taking action on Indigenous maternal smoking.},
  author={Gillian S Gould and Yvonne L Cadet-James and Alan R. Clough},
  journal={Australian journal of primary health},
  year={2016},
  volume={22 4},
  pages={276-282}
}
Smoking rates are slow to decline among pregnant Indigenous women. One in two pregnant Indigenous Australian women is a tobacco smoker compared with one in eight in the non-Indigenous population. The National Close the Gap strategy ambitiously aims to reduce Indigenous smoking prevalence to half by 2018, but this goal is unlikely to be achieved. Evidence is… CONTINUE READING