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Value of inventory information in allocating a limited supply of influenza vaccine during a pandemic.

08:00 EDT 25th October 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Value of inventory information in allocating a limited supply of influenza vaccine during a pandemic."

To understand the value of information on vaccine inventory levels during an influenza pandemic, we propose a simulation study to compare vaccine allocation strategies using: (i) only population information (pro-rata, or population-based, PB), (ii) both population and vaccine inventory information (population and inventory-based, PIB).

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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0206293

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