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A stochastic risk-averse framework for blood donation appointment scheduling under uncertain donor arrivals
Blood is a key resource in all health care systems, usually drawn from voluntary donors. We focus on the operations management in blood collection centers, which is a key step to guarantee an adequate blood supply and a ...
Cross-group friendships and psychological well-being: A dual pathway through social integration and empowerment
This study investigated the associations between cross-group friendships and psychological well-being among a sample of physically disabled adults. A total of 269 disabled people (M-age=39.13, SD=13.80; 114 females, 152 ...
Turkish health policies: past, present, and future
In this article, health policies in Turkey from the 1900s to the present are reviewed in light of the available data on the number of health institutions, life expectancy, infant mortality, and state budget allocation. ...
Pedestrian crossing behavior at midblock crosswalks
(Elsevier Ltd, 2019-12)
Introduction: This study investigated the pedestrian crossing behavior at midblock crosswalks, in Istanbul. Method: Data were compiled from field studies at four selected crosswalks that were on one-way streets. Three of ...
Affective theory of mind in human aging: is there any relation with executive functioning?
Theory of Mind (ToM) refers to the ability to make inferences on other’s mental or emotional states. Although there is evidence suggesting that impaired executive functions due to aging could have a negative impact on ...