Modelling optimal allocation of resources in the context of an incurable disease

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Betty Nannyonga; David J T Sumpter;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Makerere Univ, Coll Nat Sci, Sch Phys Sci, Dept Math, Kampala, Uganda.
  • Journal: volume 12,issue 3issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5347997, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0172401
  • Subject: Research Article | Pharmaceutics | Mathematics | Infectious Disease Control | Infectious Diseases | Mathematical Models | Geographical Locations | Mathematical and Statistical Techniques | Population Groupings | Matematik | Medicin och hälsovetenskap | People and Places | Demography | Children | Africa | Biology and Life Sciences | Drug Therapy | Research and Analysis Methods | Medicine | Families | Age Groups | Medical and Health Sciences | Q | Malnutrition | R | Nutrition | Science | Pediatrics | Death Rates | Medicine and Health Sciences | Uganda
    mesheuropmc: health care economics and organizations

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