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Enabling better management of patients: discrete event simulation combined with the STAR approach
Squeezed budgets and funding cuts are expected to become a feature of the healthcare landscape in the future, forcing decision makers such as service managers, clinicians and commissioners to find effective ways of allocating ...
Demand and Capacity Modelling for Acute Services using Discrete Event Simulation
Increasing demand for services in England with limited healthcare budget has put hospitals under immense pressure. Given that almost all National Health Service (NHS) hospitals have severe capacity constraints (beds and ...
A Discrete Event Simulation model to evaluate the use of community services in the treatment of patients with Parkinson’s disease in the United Kingdom.
Background: The number of people affected by Parkinson’s disease (PD) is increasing in the United Kingdom driven by population ageing. The treatment of the disease is complex, resource intensive and currently there is no ...