- Quantifying the routes of transmission for pandemic influenzaMichael P Atkinson
Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Bull Math Biol 70:820-67. 2008....
- Assessing infection control measures for pandemic influenzaLawrence M Wein
Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Risk Anal 29:949-62. 2009..Surgical masks with a device (e.g., nylon hosiery) to reduce face-seal leakage are a reasonable alternative to N95 respirators if the latter are in short supply...
- A novel allocation strategy for blood transfusions: investigating the tradeoff between the age and availability of transfused bloodMichael P Atkinson
Operations Research Department, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, USA
Transfusion 52:108-17. 2012..Recent studies show that transfusing older blood may lead to increased mortality. This raises the issue of whether transfusing fresher blood can be achieved without jeopardizing blood availability...