A dynamic multi-attribute utility theory
2014
IIE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering
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4
1-15
Economics
Policy
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The triage process may result in long waiting periods during which vital indicators of patients with apparently less urgent problems are not monitored after the initial triage. The integration of technology and decision theory has the potential to assist nurses in recognizing priorities by collecting data on the changing clinical information of patients and methodically organizing it. This study investigates the potential for integrating technology and multi-attribute utilit