A Multi-Agent Simulator for Infection Spread in a Healthcare Environment
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A Multi-Agent simulator made in Unity 3D is proposed to track the spread of Hospital Acquired Infections transmitted by contact in hospital wards. The tool generates a real-time contamination risk map for both people and spaces, depending on the profile, behavior and activities of virtual agents, the characteristics of pathogens and the role of inanimate objects and places.
KeywordsMulti-Agent simulation Hospital Acquired Infection Decision Support System
Conceptualization, investigation, methodology, formalization and writing D.E.; software, review and editing D.E., D.S.; supervision and project administration D.C. and Y.K. All authors have read and agreed to the published version of the manuscript.
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