Health and Social Care Modelling Research Group



The group has contributed to a variety of publications, including the following.

  • Asaduzzaman, Md. and Chaussalet, Thierry J. (2014) (available on line 1 July 2013) Capacity Planning of a Perinatal Network with Generalised Loss Network Model with Overflow. European Journal of Operational Research, 232 (1). 178–185. ISSN 0377-2217.
  • Adeyemi, S., Demir, E. and Chaussalet, T.J. (2013) Towards an evidence-based decision-making healthcare system management. Decision Support Systems. 55: 117-125. ISSN 0167-9236.
  • Virtue, A., Chaussalet, T.J. and Kelly, J. (2013) Healthcare planning and its potential role increasing operational efficiency in the health sector – A viewpoint. Journal of Enterprise Information Management. Accepted for publication. 26 (1/2): 8 – 20. ISSN: 1741-0398.
  • Demir, E., Chaussalet, T.J., Adeyemi, S. and Toffa, S. (2012) Profiling hospitals based on emergency readmission: A multilevel transition modelling approach. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine. 108 (2): 487-499. ISSN 0169-2607.
  • Demir, E., Chahed, S., Chaussalet, T.J., Toffa, S. and Fouladinejad, F. (2012) A decision support tool for Health Service Re-design. Journal of Medical Systems. 36(2): 621-630. ISSN 0148-5598.
  • Teow, Kiok Liang and El-Darzi, Elia and Foo, Cynthia and Jin, Xin and Sim, Joe (2012) Intelligent analysis of acute bed overflow in a tertiary hospital in Singapore. Journal of Medical Systems, 36 (3). pp. 1873-1882. ISSN 0148-5598
  • Chountas, Panagiotis and Rogova, Ermir and Atanassov, Krassimir T. (2011) The notion of H-IFS: an approach for enhancing the OLAP capabilities in oracle10g. International Journal of Intelligent Systems, 26 (3). pp. 262-283. ISSN 0884-8173
  • Chountas, Panagiotis and Petrounias, Ilias (2011) Temporal conflict in workflow schemas. Journal of Computational Methods in Sciences and Engineering, 11 (4). pp. 193-207. ISSN 1472-7978
  • Brailsford, S.C., Bolt, T. B., Bucci, G., Chaussalet, T., Connell, N. A., Harper, P.R., Klein, J.H., Pitt, M. and Taylor, M. (2011) Overcoming the barriers: a qualitative study of simulation adoption in the NHS. Journal of the Operational Research Society. 64 (2): 157-168. ISSN 0160-5682.
  • Demir, E. and Chaussalet, T.J. (2011) Capturing the Readmission Process: Focus on Time Window. Journal of Applied Statistics. 38(5): 951-960. ISSN 0266-4763.
  • Asaduzzaman, M. and Chaussalet, T.J. (2011) An overflow loss network model for capacity planning of a perinatal network. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A. 174 (2). pp. 403-417. ISSN 0964-1998
  • Chahed, S., Demir, E., Chaussalet, T.J., Millard, P.H. and Toffa, S. (2011) Measuring and modelling occupancy time in NHS continuing healthcare. BMC Health Services Research. 11 (155). ISSN 1472-6963
  • Adeyemi, S., Chaussalet, T.J., and Demir, E. (2011) Nonproportional random effects modelling of a neonatal unit operational patient pathways. Statistical Methods and Applications. 20 (4): 507-518. ISSN 1618-2510
  • Asaduzzaman, M., Chaussalet, T.J. and Robertson N.J. (2010) A Loss Network Model with Overflow for Capacity Planning in a Neonatal Unit. Annals of Operations Research, 178(1): 67-76. ISSN 0254-5330
  • Gorunescu, Florin and Gorunescu, Marina and El-Darzi, Elia and Gorunescu, Smaranda (2010) A statistical framework for evaluating neural networks to predict recurrent events in breast cancer. International Journal of General Systems, 39 (5). pp. 471-488. ISSN 0308-1079
  • Adeyemi, S., Chaussalet, T.J., Xie, H. and Assaduzaman, M. (2010) Random Effects Models for Operational Patient Pathways. Journal of Applied Statistics. 37(4): 691-701. ISSN 0266-4763
  • Asaduzzaman, M., Chaussalet, T.J., Adeyemi, S., Chahed, S., Hawdon, J., Wood, D. and Robertson N.J. (2010) Towards effective capacity planning in a perinatal network centre.Archives of Disease in Childhood. 95: F283-287. ISSN 0003-9888
  • Demir, E., Chaussalet, T.J., Xie, H. and Millard, P.H. (2009) Modelling risk of readmission with phase-type distribution and transition models. IMA Journal of Management Mathematics, 204: 357-368. ISSN 1471-678X
  • Stoean, R. and Preuss, M. and Stoean, C. and El-Darzi, Elia and Dumitrescu, D. (2009) Support vector machine learning with an evolutionary engine. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 60 (8). pp. 1116-1122. ISSN 0160-5682
  • Patel, B., Chaussalet, T.J. and Millard, Peter H. (2008) Balancing the NHS balanced scorecard! European Journal of Operational Research, 185 (3). pp. 905-914. ISSN 0377-2217
  • Demir, E., Chaussalet, T.J., Xie, H. and Millard, P.H. (2008) Emergency Readmission Criterion: A Technique for Determining Emergency Readmission Time Window. IEEE Transactions on IT in Biomedicine, 12(5): 644-649. ISSN 1089-7771
  • Liu, Peng and El-Darzi, Elia and Lei, Lei and Vasilakis, Christos and Chountas, Panagiotis and Huang, Wei (2008) Applying data mining algorithms to inpatient dataset with missing values. Journal of Enterprise Information Management, 21 (1). pp. 81-92. ISSN 1741-0398
  • Nguyen, J.M., Six, P., Chaussalet, T.J., Antonioli, D., Lombrail, P. and Le Beux, P. (2007) An objective method for bed capacity planning in a hospital department: a comparison with target ratio methods. Methods of Information in Medicine, 46 (4). pp. 399-405. ISSN 0026-1270
  • Xie, H.,  Chaussalet, T.J., Thompson, W.A. and Millard, P.H. (2007) A simple graphical decision aid for the placement of elderly people in long-term care. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 58 (4). pp. 446-453. ISSN 0160-5682
  • Xie, H., Chaussalet, T.J., Toffa, S. and Crowther, P. (2006) A Software Tool to Aid Budget Planning for Long-Term Care at Local Authority Level. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 75: 664-670. ISSN 1386-5056
  • Szirbik, N., Pelletier, C. and Chaussalet, T.J. (2006) Six methodological steps to build medical data warehouses for research. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 75: 683-691. ISSN 1386-505
  • Xie, H., Chaussalet, T.J. and Millard, P.H. (2006) A Model-based Approach to the Analysis of Patterns of Length of Stay in Institutional Long-term Care. IEEE Transactions on IT in Biomedicine, 10(3): 512-518. ISSN 1089-7771
  • Chaussalet, T.J., Xie, H. and Millard, P.H. (2006) A closed queueing network approach to the analysis of patient flow in health care systems. Methods of Information in Medicine. 45:492-497. ISSN 0026-1270


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