National Women's Health Policy

References - 201 - 300

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211 Ibid.
212 Ibid.
213 Smith A, Agius P, Mitchell A, Barrett C, Pitts M (2009) Secondary Students and Sexual Health 2008, Monograph Series No. 70, Melbourne: Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society, La Trobe University.
214 Ibid.
215 Hiller L, Turner A, & Mitchell, A. (2005) Writing themselves in again – six years on: The second national report on the sexuality, health and wellbeing of same sex attracted young people. Australian Research Centre in Sex Health and Society, La Trobe University, Melbourne.
216 Smith A, Agius P, Mitchell A, Barrett C, Pitts M. (2009) Secondary Students and Sexual Health 2008, Monograph Series No. 70, Melbourne: Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society, La Trobe University.
217 Ibid.
218 Ibid.
219 Weisberg E, Bateson D, Read C & Estoesta J (2008) ‘Fertility control? Middle-aged Australian women’s retrospective reports of their pregnancies’. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 32(4):390-392.
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222 Ibid. Top of page
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226 Smith A, Agius P, Dyson S, et al. (2003) Secondary Students and Sexual Health 2002: Results of the 3rd National Survey of Australian Secondary Students, HIV/AIDS and Sexual Health, in Monograph Series. Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, La Trobe University: Melbourne.
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228 PATH (2002) Violence against Women: Effects on Reproductive Health, available at <http://www.path.org/files/EOL20_1.pdf> accessed on 10 March 2010.
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230 Ibid.
231 Ibid.
232 National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research (2010) HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia Annual Surveillance Report 2010. National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.
233 Ibid.
234 Department of Health and Ageing (2009) Communicable disease intelligence. vo.33, no.2. Canberra.
235 Ibid.
236 National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research (2009) Annual surveillance report: HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia. National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.
237 Ibid.
238 Ibid.
239 Ibid.
240 Ibid.
241 Kang M, Skinner R & Foran T (2007) ‘Sex, contraception and health’. Australian Family Physician. 36(8):594-600.
242 National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research (2009) Annual surveillance report: HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia. National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.
243 Smith A, Agius P, Mitchell A, Barrett C & Pitts M (2009) Secondary Students and Sexual Health 2008. Monograph Series No. 70. Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society, La Trobe University, Melbourne.
244 Ibid. Top of page
245 Ibid.
246 Ibid.
247 Ibid.
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259 Ibid.
260 Smith A, Agius P, Mitchell A, Barrett C, Pitts M. 2009. Secondary Students and Sexual Health 2008, Monograph Series No. 70, Melbourne: Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society, La Trobe University.
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264 Ibid.
265 Ibid.
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