Driss Ait Ouakrim

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of family history-based colorectal cancer screening in Australia
    Driss A Ouakrim
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    BMC Cancer 14:261. 2014
  2. pmc Screening practices of Australian men and women categorized as "at or slightly above average risk" of colorectal cancer
    Driss Ait Ouakrim
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Level 3, 207 Bouverie Street, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1853-64. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Screening participation predictors for people at familial risk of colorectal cancer: a systematic review
    Driss Ait Ouakrim
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Am J Prev Med 44:496-506. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening participation for people at increased risk of colorectal cancer due to family history: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Driss Ait Ouakrim
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Level 3, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Fam Cancer 12:459-72. 2013
  5. pmc Screening practices of unaffected people at familial risk of colorectal cancer
    Driss Ait Ouakrim
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne and The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 5:240-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Perceived versus predicted risks of colorectal cancer and self-reported colonoscopies by members of mismatch repair gene mutation-carrying families who have declined genetic testing
    Louisa Flander
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, 3010, Australia
    J Genet Couns 23:79-88. 2014

Collaborators

  • Mark A Jenkins
  • Louisa Flander
  • John L Hopper
  • Driss A Ouakrim
  • Alison Rutstein
  • Finlay Macrae
  • Trevor Lockett
  • Aung Ko Win
  • Louise Keogh
  • Heather Niven
  • Alex Boussioutas
  • Clara Gaff
  • Andrew Speirs-Bridge

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of family history-based colorectal cancer screening in Australia
    Driss A Ouakrim
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    BMC Cancer 14:261. 2014
    ..A targeted screening strategy addressed to this segment of the population is a potentially valuable tool for reducing the overall burden of CRC...
  2. pmc Screening practices of Australian men and women categorized as "at or slightly above average risk" of colorectal cancer
    Driss Ait Ouakrim
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Level 3, 207 Bouverie Street, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1853-64. 2012
    ..We conducted a population-based study to estimate CRC screening practices existing outside the current program...
  3. doi request reprint Screening participation predictors for people at familial risk of colorectal cancer: a systematic review
    Driss Ait Ouakrim
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Am J Prev Med 44:496-506. 2013
    ..People with a family history of colorectal cancer (CRC) are at increased risk of developing the disease. Information on the screening practices of this segment of the population is scarce...
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening participation for people at increased risk of colorectal cancer due to family history: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Driss Ait Ouakrim
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Level 3, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Fam Cancer 12:459-72. 2013
    ..It highlights the potential opportunity that exists for increasing screening participation among this segment of the population and the need to adjust the current CRC screening policies towards that objective...
  5. pmc Screening practices of unaffected people at familial risk of colorectal cancer
    Driss Ait Ouakrim
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne and The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 5:240-7. 2012
    ..Guidelines for CRC screening are not being implemented in the population. More research is needed to identify the reasons so as to enable development of strategies to improve participation in screening...
  6. doi request reprint Perceived versus predicted risks of colorectal cancer and self-reported colonoscopies by members of mismatch repair gene mutation-carrying families who have declined genetic testing
    Louisa Flander
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, 3010, Australia
    J Genet Couns 23:79-88. 2014
    ..Those with high perceived risk do not undertake screening colonoscopy more often than those who perceive themselves to be at average risk. ..