Cardiovascular diseases

Talk: Using Longitudinal Health Records to Simulate the Impact of National Treatment Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease.

Continuous tracking of patient’s health data through electronic health records (EHRs) has created an opportunity to predict the impact of healthcare policies. Despite the advances in EHRs, data can be missing or sparsely collected. We developed a …

Using Longitudinal Health Records to Simulate the Impact of National Treatment Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease (Accepted)

Continuous tracking of patient’s health data through electronic health records (EHRs) has created an opportunity to predict healthcare policies’ long-term impacts. Despite the advances in EHRs, data may be missing or sparsely collected. In this …

Working Paper: Population based cholesterol follow-up policy

Preventing chronic diseases is an essential aspect of medical care for healthy patients, but deciding when to collect information, such as the patient’s cholesterol levels, is difficult. Measuring too frequently may be unnecessary and costly; on the …

Talk: Dynamic Updating For Prediction Models For Medication Adherence.

Adherence to medication is a significant factor when preventing chronic diseases. When patients adhere poorly, physicians intervene to increase this adherence. Methods such as constant surveillance and reminding the importance of medications have …

Poster: Effects of follow-up policies on statin adherence.

Adherence to medication is a significant factor when dealing with the prevention of cardiovascular diseases. Medications can reduce the risk of stroke or heart attack, but they only work to the extent that patients adhere to the medications. The …

Talk: Cholesterol Follow-up Policy in the Context of Preventive Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease.

Preventing chronic diseases is an essential aspect of medical care for healthy patients, but deciding when to collect information, such as the patient’s cholesterol levels, is difficult. Measuring too frequently may be unnecessary and costly; on the …

Talk: Cholesterol Follow-up Policy in the Context of Preventive Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease.

Preventing chronic diseases is an essential aspect of medical care for healthy patients, but deciding when to collect information, such as the patient’s cholesterol levels, is difficult. Measuring too frequently may be unnecessary and costly; on the …