Operation Research in Healthcare
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F7KMSOVZ  KZ  3  8P+4S  Czech 
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 Department of Biomedical Technology
 Synopsis:

Art of modeling and elements of decision models, Linear programming, Transportation problem, Integer linear programming, Introduction to graphs theory, Nonlinear programming, Project management (CPM, PERT) System approach and decision making, Decision models, Games theory, Decision making under uncertainty and risk, Decisions with multiple objectives.
 Requirements:

Max. 3 absences at seminars. Seminar work (presentation required)  30 points and test (calculation and theoretical part)  70 points. Classification degrees according to ECTS.
 Syllabus of lectures:

•Introduction, operations research overview
•Linear programming  introduction, graphic solution, simplex method
•Linear programming  dual problem
•Integer linear programming
•Transportation problem  applications, methods of solution
•Graph theory  optimization tasks
•Project management – CPM, PERT
•Decision making under risk and uncertainty  methods, applications
•Decision making under uncertainty  methods, applications
•Multiobjective optimization  introduction, criteria weights
•Multiobjective vector tasks  methods, applications
•Manager's role in decision
 Syllabus of tutorials:

•Introduction, operations research overview
•Linear programming  introduction, graphic solution, simplex method
•Linear programming  dual problem
•Integer linear programming
•Transportation problem  applications, methods of solution
•Graph theory  optimization tasks
•Project management – CPM, PERT
•Decision making under risk and uncertainty  methods, applications
•Decision making under uncertainty  methods, applications
•Multiobjective optimization  introduction, criteria weights
•Multiobjective vector tasks  methods, applications
•Manager's role in decision
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 Study materials:

Recommended:
[1].DENNIS, Terry L. a Laurie B. DENNIS. Management science. St. Paul: West Pub. Co., c1991. ISBN 0314766448.
[2].HILLIER, Frederick S. a Gerald J. LIEBERMAN. Introduction to operations research. 7th ed. Boston: McGrawHill, c2001. ISBN 0072321695.
[3].BRONSON, Richard. a Govindasami. NAADIMUTHU. Schaum's outline of theory and problems of operations research. 2nd ed. New York: McGrawHill, c1997. ISBN 9780070080201.
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 No timetable has been prepared for this course
 The course is a part of the following study plans:

 Systematic Integration ofPprocesses in Healthcare  combined study (compulsory elective course)