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Hospital Surge Capacity in Disasters in a Developing Country: Challenges and Strategies

Hasan Abolghasem Gorgi 1 , Mehdi Jafari 1 , Hamidreza Shabanikiya 2 , * , Hesam Seyedin 1 , Azin Rahimi 3 and Ali Vafaee-Najar 2
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1 Health Services Management Department, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Management Sciences and Health Economics, School of Health, Management & Social Determinants of Health Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
3 School of Allied Health Sciences, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Trauma Monthly: September 2017, 22 (5); e59238
  • Published Online: August 19, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 23, 2016
  • Revised: February 13, 2017
  • Accepted: April 22, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/traumamon.59238

To Cite: Abolghasem Gorgi H, Jafari M, Shabanikiya H, Seyedin H, Rahimi A, et al. Hospital Surge Capacity in Disasters in a Developing Country: Challenges and Strategies, Trauma Mon. 2017 ; 22(5):e59238. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.59238.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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