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care in the Spring 2020 peak of the COVID-19 pandemic. This left NHS Lanarkshire with the challenge of trying to predict, at very short notice, the critical care resources they would actually require over the coming weeks and months. Time was of the essence for decision making and preparations required for the potential demand surges. Working in close collaboration with NHS Lanarkshire, the University of Strathclyde Business School health systems experts used Simul8 modelling software to predict critical care needs at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
|Number of pages||4|
|Early online date||26 Oct 2020|
|Publication status||Published - 6 Nov 2020|
- COVID-19 pandemic
- discrete event simulation
- critical care
- intensive care
- bed utilisation
- NHS Lanarkshire
- NHS Scotland
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Collaborative critical care prediction and resource planning during the COVID-19 pandemic using computer simulation modelling: future urgent planning lessonsIrvine, N., Anderson, G., Sinha, C., McCabe, H. & Van der Meer, R., 1 Jul 2021, In: Future Healthcare Journal. 8, 2, p. e317-e321 5 p.
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Van Der Meer, R. & Anderson, G. H., 19 Jan 2021, The Conversation 6 p.
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Times Higher Education Awards 2021 - Research Project of the Year: Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences - Shortlisted: University of Strathclyde
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