GIS

Anesthesia Staffing Models and Geographic Prevalence Post-Medicare CRNA/Physician Exemption Policy

Three common staffing models for delivering anesthesia exist in the United States: services delivered by anesthesiologists only, services delivered by certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) only, and services delivered by anesthesiologist …

Toward Model-Generated Household Listing in Low- and Middle-Income Countries Using Deep Learning

While governments, researchers, and NGOs are exploring ways to leverage big data sources for sustainable development, household surveys are still a critical source of information for dozens of the 232 indicators for the Sustainable Development Goals …

Residential scene classification for gridded population sampling in developing countries using deep convolutional neural networks on satellite imagery

Conducting surveys in low- and middle-income countries is often challenging because many areas lack a complete sampling frame, have outdated census information, or have limited data available for designing and selecting a representative sample. …

Underutilization and disparities in access to EGFR testing among Medicare patients with lung cancer from 2010 – 2013

Tumor testing for mutations in the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) gene is indicated for all newly diagnosed, metastatic lung cancer patients, who may be candidates for first-line treatment with an EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor. Few studies …