Issue No. 05 - September/October (2008 vol. 23)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIS.2008.76
Beatriz López , University of Girona
Bianca Innocenti , University of Girona
Dídac Busquets , University of Girona
To coordinate ambulances for emergency medical services, a multiagent system uses an auction mechanism based on trust. Results of tests using real data show that this system can efficiently assign ambulances to patients, thereby reducing transportation time.
multiagent systems, coherence and coordination, healthcare.
B. López, B. Innocenti and D. Busquets, "A Multiagent System for Coordinating Ambulances for Emergency Medical Services," in IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 23, no. , pp. 50-57, 2008.