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Different configurations of the two-step floating catchment area method for measuring the spatial accessibility to hospitals for people living with disability: a cross-sectional study

Kiani, Behzad; Mohammadi, Alireza; Bergquist, Robert; Bagheri, Nasser

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Background: Poor spatial accessibility to hospital services is associated with higher morbidity and mortality rates among people living with disability. Improved methods to evaluate spatial accessibility are needed. This study measured the potential spatial accessibility of people living with disability by applying four configurations of the two-step floating catchment area (2SFCA) method to recommend the best model for use in health services research. Methods: 2SFCA and an enhanced version...[Show more]

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Date published: 2021
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/277931
Source: Archives of Public Health
DOI: 10.1186/s13690-021-00601-8
Access Rights: Open Access

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