Operations Research and Simulation in Healthcare

Editors: Masmoudi, Malek, Jarboui, Bassem, Siarry, Patrick (Eds.)

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  • Presents work on healthcare management and engineering using optimization and simulation methods and techniques
  • Researchers in the operations research and artificial intelligence communities are charged with providing more efficient healthcare
  • Valuable for researchers and postgraduate students in computer science, information technology, industrial engineering, and applied mathematics
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This book presents work on healthcare management and engineering using optimization and simulation methods and techniques. Specific topics covered in the contributed chapters include discrete-event simulation, patient admission scheduling, simulation-based emergency department control systems, patient transportation, cost function networks, hospital bed management, and operating theater scheduling. 

The content will be valuable for researchers and postgraduate students in computer science, information technology, industrial engineering, and applied mathematics.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • A Two-Dimensional Categorization Scheme for Simulation/Optimization-Based Decision Support in Hospitals Applied to Overall Bed Management in Interdependent Wards Under Flexibility

    Pages 1-32

    Stoeck, Thomas (et al.)

  • Heuristics-based on the Hungarian Method for the Patient Admission Scheduling Problem

    Pages 33-62

    Borchani, Rahma (et al.)

  • A Bi-objective Algorithm for Robust Operating Theatre Scheduling

    Pages 63-80

    Chaari, Tarek (et al.)

  • Cost Function Networks to Solve Large Computational Protein Design Problems

    Pages 81-102

    Allouche, David (et al.)

  • Modeling and Simulation in Dialysis Center of Hedi Chaker Hospital

    Pages 103-121

    Jridi, Ichraf (et al.)

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eBook 96,29 €
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Hardcover 124,79 €
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  • Due: February 14, 2021
  • ISBN 978-3-030-45222-3
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  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions & severe weather in the US may cause delays
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Operations Research and Simulation in Healthcare
Editors
  • Malek Masmoudi
  • Bassem Jarboui
  • Patrick Siarry
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-45223-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-45223-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-45222-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 225
Number of Illustrations
38 b/w illustrations, 36 illustrations in colour
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