Predicting mental health outcomes in a community cohort of young people using the classification and regression trees (CART)
Ms Fang Zhiqian Catherine
Dr. LEE Ho Ming Edwin
24 June 2021
A Classification and Regression Tree (CART) is one of the predictive modeling approaches in statistics. By applying this method, we want to understand whether young people's baseline characteristics (e.g., depressive symptoms, life quality) can predict their mental health outcomes at follow-up in a community cohort.