Ruth J Webster

Summary

Affiliation: The George Institute for International Health
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Perceptions of risk: understanding cardiovascular disease
    Ruth Webster
    Cardiovascular Division, The George Institute for International Health, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Risk Manag Healthc Policy 3:49-60. 2010
  2. ncbi Gaps in cardiovascular disease risk management in Australian general practice
    Ruth J Webster
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:324-9. 2009
  3. pmc Effects of internet-based tailored advice on the use of cholesterol-lowering interventions: a randomized controlled trial
    Ruth Webster
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 12:e42. 2010
  4. pmc An electronic clinical decision support tool to assist primary care providers in cardiovascular disease risk management: development and mixed methods evaluation
    David P Peiris
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 11:e51. 2009

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Perceptions of risk: understanding cardiovascular disease
    Ruth Webster
    Cardiovascular Division, The George Institute for International Health, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Risk Manag Healthc Policy 3:49-60. 2010
    ..Doctors need to take responsibility for the accurate assessment and effective communication of CV risk in their patients in order to improve patient uptake of cardioprotective lifestyle choices and preventive medications...
  2. ncbi Gaps in cardiovascular disease risk management in Australian general practice
    Ruth J Webster
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:324-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate the management of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk in Australian general practice...
  3. pmc Effects of internet-based tailored advice on the use of cholesterol-lowering interventions: a randomized controlled trial
    Ruth Webster
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 12:e42. 2010
    ..Many websites provide interactive, tailored advice on cardiovascular risk in an attempt to help bridge this evidence-practice gap, yet there is little evidence that provision of such a tool is effective in changing practice...
  4. pmc An electronic clinical decision support tool to assist primary care providers in cardiovascular disease risk management: development and mixed methods evaluation
    David P Peiris
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 11:e51. 2009
    ..Although electronic clinical decision support (CDS) systems are known to improve practitioner performance, their development in Australian primary health care settings is limited...