Advertisement

Springer Nature is making Coronavirus research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

The Potential Role of Constrained Optimization Methods in Healthcare Decision Making

This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.

References

  1. 1.

    Standaert B, Van Vlaenderen I, Van Bellinghen L, Talbird S, Hicks K, Carrico J, Buck P. Constrained optimization for the selection of influenza vaccines to maximize the population benefit: a demonstration project. Appl Health Econ Health Policy. 2019. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40258-019-00534-y(Epub 22 November 2019).

  2. 2.

    Bradley S, Hax A, Magnanti T. Applied mathematical programming. Reading: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company; 1977.

  3. 3.

    Crown W, Buyukkaramikli N, Thokala P, Morton A, Sir M, Marshall D, Tosh J, Padula W, Ijzerman M, Wong P, Pasupathy K. Constrained optimization methods in health services research—an introduction: report 1 of the ISPOR Optimization Methods Emerging Good Practices Task Force. Value Health. 2017;20(3):310–9. https://doi.org/10.1016/j/jval.2017.01.013.

  4. 4.

    Crown W, Buyukkaramikli N, Sir M, Thokala P, Morton A, Marshall D, Tosh J, Ijzerman M, Padula W, Pasupathy K. Application of constrained optimization methods in health services research: report 2 of the ISPOR Optimization Methods Emerging Good Practices Task Force. Value Health. 2018;21(9):1019–28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2018.05.003.

  5. 5.

    Earnshaw SR. Are we ready to use constrained optimization in health outcomes research? Value Health. 2018;21(9):1029–30.

Download references

Author information

Correspondence to William H. Crown.

Ethics declarations

Funding

No sources of funding were used to prepare this manuscript.

Conflict of interest

William H. Crown, Ph.D., has no conflicts of interest that are directly relevant to the content of this commentary.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Crown, W.H. The Potential Role of Constrained Optimization Methods in Healthcare Decision Making. Appl Health Econ Health Policy (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s40258-020-00559-8

Download citation