A Public Health Research Data Management System held at the University of South Australia is the current repository.
At present, the cohorts include:
198 participants Torres Strait Islanders with Type 2 Diabetes amongst whom the impact of psychological resistance to insulin treatment will be reviewed and the value of improved community care pathways assessed.
619 participants with diagnosed chronic disease where the impact of various health system practices will be assessed. Over time, the capability to issue health status reports to individuals and communities is being developed.
80 participants at a Rural Aboriginal Medical Service in South Australia where an evaluation of team management for Chronic Disease will be undertaken.