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Kidney health equity for Indigenous Australians: an achievable goal

Ameliorating the inequitable burden of kidney disease that is experienced by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples is an achievable goal. Genuine and committed partnerships between the Australian government, health-care providers and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are imperative to maximize the success of health equity initiatives.

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Correspondence to Jaquelyne T. Hughes.

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J.H. is a Torres Strait Islander woman, senior nephrologist, and Principal Research Fellow funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (fellowship number 1174758) based in Darwin, Northern Australia.

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Hughes, J.T. Kidney health equity for Indigenous Australians: an achievable goal. Nat Rev Nephrol 17, 505 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41581-021-00412-8

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