Pacific Peoples of New Zealand
PHD. September 1997. Vol. 4. No. 2.
Issue Editors:
Dr. Sitaleki Finau
Dr. Colin Tukuitonga

Guest Editorials

Colin Tukuitonga, Pages 004-005


Original Papers
The food choices of Samoan teenagers in Auckland: Big Mac combo or pisupo and taro?
Nite Fuamatu, Pages 006-010
Fruit, vegetable and cereal intake of Polynesian and European women in Auckland
Sera Gonelevu, Elaine Rush, Manaia Laulu, Pages 011-019
The Ola Fa’autauta Project: developing a church–based health programme
Boyd Swinburn, Henga Amosa, Colin Bell, Pages 020-026
Nutrition knowledge and behaviour of Samoans in Auckland
Colin Bell, Henga Amosa, Boyd A. Swinburn, Pages 026-033
Social interaction in Tongan and European families in New Zealand: implications for health care
Helen Mavoa, Julie Park, Chris Pryce, Pages 033-037
Postnatal distress among Pacific women in New Zealand
Roine Lealaiauloto, Geoff Bridgman, Pages 038-041

Case Reports and Short Communications
Human amylin fibril-mediated killing of islet b-cells
‘Etuate L. Saafi, Pages 042-044

Conference Reports and Papers
Health of Pacific peoples: problems and solutions into the new millennium
Angela Calvert, Pages 045-049
Commonwealth Regional Workshop and Pacific Island Association of Non Government Organisations meeting
John La Roche, Pages 050-055
From the Yanuca Declaration to the Rarotonga Agreement: verbiage on Pacific health enroute to the 21st century
Sitaleki A. Finau, Pages 056-058

Review Papers
The health of Pacific peoples in New Zealand up to the early 1990’s
Colin Tukuitonga, Sitaleki A. Finau, Pages 059-067
Pacificans’ access to primary health care in New Zealand: a review
Nicola Young, Pages 068-075
Diabetes and its complications among Pacific people in New Zealand
David Simmons, Pages 075-079
Abortion and Pacific women in New Zealand
Heather Donald, Pages 080-083
Child care and cot death
E.A.S. Nelson, Pages 084-089
Hearing loss amongst Pacific children in New Zealand
Peter Crampton, Philip Weinstein, Pages 090-095
Mental illness and Pacific people in New Zealand
Geoff Bridgman, Pages 095-104
Major mental illness in the Pacific: a review
John S. Allen, Jennifer L. Laycock, Pages 105-118

Reprint
Clinical aspects of ciguatera: an overview
Tilman A. Ruff, Richard J. Lewis, Pages 119-127

Viewpoints and Perspectives
Towards a NZ–born Samoan identity: some reflections on "labels"
Melani Anae, Pages 128-137
Dialogue not monologue: preventative eye care and research in Vanuatu
Karen Scott–Hoy, Pages 138-145
Managing the New Zealand Cot Death Study: lessons from between the rock and a hard place
Caroline Everard, Pages 146-152
The conference experiences of a new Pacific kid on the block
Nite Fuamatu, Pages 153-154

Discussion Paper
Women for health: investing in gender and the family
Sitaleki A. Finau, Pages 155-162

Pacific Health Institutions
Western Pacific HealthNet: the creation
Victor Yano, Pages 163-164
Pacific Health Research Centre, Whitireia Community Polytechnic, Wellington
Margaret Southwick, Pages 165-165
History of HRC support for Pacific health research
Jenny Rankine, Pages 166-000

Journal Abstracts
Pages 000-000

Letters to the Editor
Pages 000-000

PHD Editor
S A Finau, Pages 000-000