"Western Australia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A state in western Australia. Its capital is Perth. It was first visited by the Dutch in 1616 but the English took possession in 1791 and permanent colonization began in 1829. It was a penal settlement 1850-1888, became part of the colonial government in 1886, and was granted self government in 1890. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1329)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Western Australia" by people in Profiles.
An Aboriginal Australian genome reveals separate human dispersals into Asia. Science. 2011 Oct 07; 334(6052):94-8.
Functional status of school-aged children with Down syndrome. J Paediatr Child Health. 2002 Apr; 38(2):160-5.
Cumulative mortality in children aged 1 to 6 years born in Western Australia from 1980-89. Arch Dis Child. 1999 Jan; 80(1):15-20.