Health Care Management Science

, Volume 16, Issue 4, pp 377–378 | Cite as

Note on “Simulation optimization of PSA-threshold based prostate cancer screening policies”

  • Daniel J. UnderwoodEmail author
  • Jingyu Zhang
  • Brian T. Denton
  • Nilay D. Shah
  • Brant A. Inman


Prostate Cancer Genetic Algorithm Corrected Result Processing Error Annual Screening 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniel J. Underwood
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jingyu Zhang
    • 2
  • Brian T. Denton
    • 3
  • Nilay D. Shah
    • 4
  • Brant A. Inman
    • 5
  1. 1.Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial & Systems EngineeringNorth Carolina State UniversityRaleighUSA
  2. 2.Philips Research North AmericaBriarcliff ManorUSA
  3. 3.Department of Industrial and Operations EngineeringUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA
  4. 4.Division of Health Care Policy and ResearchMayo ClinicRochesterUSA
  5. 5.Division of UrologyDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA

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