CitationWalsh, Stephen J.; Page, Philip H.; & Gesler, Wilbert M. (1997). Normative Models and Healthcare Planning: Network-Based Simulations within a Geographic Information System Environment. Health Services Research, 32(2), 243-60. PMCID: PMC1380972
AbstractObjectives: Network analysis to integrate patient, transportation and hospital characteristics for healthcare planning in order to assess the role of geographic information systems (GIS). A normative model of base-level responses of patient flows to hospitals, based on estimated travel times, was developed for this purpose.
NotesProCite field: PMC1380972
Reference TypeJournal Article
Journal TitleHealth Services Research
Author(s)Walsh, Stephen J.
Page, Philip H.
Gesler, Wilbert M.