Mark R Nelson


Mark R Nelson MBBS (Hons), MFM, PhD, FRACGP, FAFPHM, FCSANZ, Chair of General Practice, School of Medicine, and Senior Member, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tas; Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic

Absolute cardiovascular disease risk and the use of the Australian cardiovascular disease risk calculator

An absolute risk–based approach is superior to the traditional individual risk factor approach when calculating cardiovascular disease risk.

Recruiting general practitioners into primary care research: What works

Research-ready general practitioners and practices would make general practice an ideal environment to conduct research relevant to the patients GPs serve.

Uptake of the Australian Heart Health Check before and after the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak

This study sought to determine the uptake of Item 699 and changes to existing health assessment item claims, before and after COVID-19 outbreak.