Tag: modeling

Modeling: Everything You Wanted To Know, But Were Afraid To Ask

Princeton, NJ, USA – When designing a car or a home, builders first create a model: an accurate, yet smaller, representation of what the builder intends to build. Similarly, in health care, models are used to estimate future health care benefits

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Conception Of A Model

Princeton, NJ, USA – Inevitably it happens: your car breaks down and you have to ask yourself, “What is the problem – really?” Health care researchers must ask the same question and then proceed to design a model that appropriately fits

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Models In A State Of Transition

Princeton, NJ, USA – It happens to all of us: one day you’re feeling fine and the next day you wake up with a cold. How did you go from the state of being well, to the state of being sick?

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Modeling And Discrete Events

Princeton, NJ, USA – If you happen to need a hospital emergency room, you may think that you are interacting solely with the doctor who treats you, but are you? There are many events that must occur in order to treat

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How To Be A Dynamic Model

Princeton, NJ – Every year, news broadcasts detail reports about communicable diseases in our country. How do disease-control organizations make decisions about how to effectively treat these diseases? Most likely, they analyze the options using dynamic models.

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Uncertainty Of Modeling

Princeton, NJ, USA – How do you decide which car to buy? You read the reviews and make a choice based on what the reviews tell you about the features that are important to you. Health care decision makers do this,

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Models Exposed

Princeton, NJ, USA – As consumers, we are becoming experts at scrutinizing the reviews our peers write about products we are thinking of buying. We ask ourselves if the comments written in the review truly fit the product, are the comments

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