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A decision support system to improve the efficiency of resource allocation in healthcare management

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  • Aktas, Emel
  • Ulengin, Fusun
  • Onsel Sahin, Sule
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Socio-Economic Planning Sciences.

    Volume (Year): 41 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 130-146

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:soceps:v:41:y:2007:i:2:p:130-146
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