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Ortiz-Barrios, MA.; Alfaro Saiz, JJ. (2020). An integrated approach for designing in-time and economically sustainable emergency care networks: A case study in the public sector. PLoS ONE. 15(6):1-28. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0234984

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Title: An integrated approach for designing in-time and economically sustainable emergency care networks: A case study in the public sector
Author: Ortiz-Barrios, Miguel Angel Alfaro Saiz, Juan José
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Organización de Empresas - Departament d'Organització d'Empreses
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[EN] Emergency Care Networks (ECNs) were created as a response to the increased demand for emergency services and the ever-increasing waiting times experienced by patients in emergency rooms. In this sense, ECNs are called ...[+]
Subjects: Discrete-event simulation (DES) , Emergency Care Networks (ECNs) , Emergency Departments (EDs) , Healthcare
Copyrigths: Reconocimiento (by)
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PLoS ONE. (issn: 1932-6203 )
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0234984
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Public Library of Science
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0234984
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The authors would like to express his gratitude to Giselle Polifroni Avendaño for supporting this research.
Type: Artículo

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