Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
      • Indigenous child mortality
      • Risk factors and interventions
      • Time frames
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • Determinants of infant and child mortality
    • 2 Infant and child mortality
      • Trends in Indigenous child mortality
        • Causes of death
        • Implications
    • 3 Interventions and programs aimed to reduce child mortality and its risk factors
      • Risk factors
      • Summary of improvements by risk factor for Indigenous-specific programs
      • Antenatal care
        • Australian initiatives for Indigenous mothers
        • Other Australian antenatal care initiatives
        • International antenatal care initiatives
      • Nurse home-visiting programs in Australia
      • Australian Nurse-Family Partnership Program (ANFPP)
      • State/territory home visiting programs
      • Anti-smoking initiatives
        • Maternal smoking cessation programs
        • General smoking programs
      • Population health initiatives
        • Alcohol consumption
        • Sexually transmitted infections
        • Breastfeeding
        • Immunisation
        • Injury prevention
    • 4 Lags between program implementation, change and ability to measure
      • Example: Indigenous Early Childhood Development NPA
      • Progress against the COAG child mortality target
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A: COAG Closing the Gap targets
      • Appendix B: Literature review on risk factors associated with child mortality
      • Appendix C: Mortality interventions by risk factor
      • Appendix D: Methodology for calculating variability bands for the NIRA child mortality trajectory
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures