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Epidemiology Research International
Volume 2012, Article ID 610405, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/610405
Research Article

Uncertainty Analysis in Population-Based Disease Microsimulation Models

1School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 2329 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
2Arthritis Research Centre of Canada, 895 10th Avenue West, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 1L7
3Methodology & Statistics, CIHR Canadian HIV Trials Network, St. Paul's Hospital, No. 620, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6Z 1Y6
4Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, 150 Tunney's Pasture Driveway, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A 0T6
5Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, 550 Cumberland Street Ottawa, ON, Canada K1N 6N5

Received 27 February 2012; Revised 9 June 2012; Accepted 12 June 2012

Academic Editor: Carolyn Rutter

Copyright © 2012 Behnam Sharif et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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