Flawed analysis, implausible results--move on

February 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/3/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 3, p357
Academic Journal
Comments on Gerry B. Hills's paper on the organization of queues or waiting list for coronary surgery. Flaws in Hill's analysis; Views on Hill's claim that prioritizing low-risk rather than high-risk patients would reduce mean waiting times; Assessment of Hill's model in line with queuing theory.


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