Richard L. Reed

Journal article

Predicting Australian adults at high risk of cardiovascular disease mortality using standard risk factors and machine learning

Effective cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention relies on timely identification and intervention for individuals at risk. Conventional formula-based techniques have been demonstrated to over-or under-predict the risk of CVD in the Australian population. This study assessed the ability of machine learning models to predict CVD mortality...

Journal article

Patient perspectives on colorectal cancer screening and the role of general practice

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second most frequent cause of cancer death in Australia. Early detection can reduce incidence and mortality. General practice-based initiatives have been proposed to improve CRC screening rates but to date have had modest impact. As there is limited research into...