The Use of Simulation in Planning the Transportation of Patients to Hospitals Following a Disaster

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The characteristics of disaster management are outlined. Planning for the efficient management of a disaster is described. The level of preparedness for disasters can be increased using simulation models in conjunction with drills. With the simulation model, “what-if” analyses are performed to predict the consequences of conceivable scenarios. Emergency… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1020521909778

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@article{Christie1998TheUO, title={The Use of Simulation in Planning the Transportation of Patients to Hospitals Following a Disaster}, author={P. Maria Joseph Christie and Reuven R. Levary}, journal={Journal of Medical Systems}, year={1998}, volume={22}, pages={289-300} }