On complexity and modelling

Barlow J, Bayer S (2011) Raising the profile of simulation and modelling in health services planning and implementation. Journal of Health Services Research & Policy 16(3).

  cajal nerve structure of the retina 

 Dattée B, Barlow J (2010) Complexity and whole-system change programmes. Journal of Health Services Research and Policy, 15, S2, 12-18.


 Rechel B, Wright S, Barlow J, McKee M. (2010) Hospital capacity planning: from measuring stocks to modeling flows? Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 88, 632–636.


Bayer S, Petsoulas C, Cox B, Honeyman A, Barlow J (2010) Facilitating stroke care planning through simulation modelling. Health Informatics, 16, 129-143.


Cox B, Barlow J, Petsoulas C, Bayer S (2008) Modelling service innovation in stroke care. Final report. Department of Health, Information and Communication Research Initiative 2 (ICRI II).



Picture credit: Cajal, nerve structure of the retina, from Alyson Swimm, http://pinterest.com/aswimm/the-art-of-science/

Bayer S, Barlow J, Curry R (2007) Assessing the impact of a care innovation: telecare. System Dynamics Review, 23, 61-80.