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Koffeman, Jeroen (author)
Hospitals are under an increased financial pressure, due to a significant growth in demand for healthcare, that is caused by an aging population. The operating rooms account for the largest costs of a hospital, and thus require a cost-efficient management. However, scheduling the operating rooms is a complex task that involves the estimation of...
master thesis 2019
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de Ridder, Else (author)
Sustainability is becoming more important in numerous industries, including healthcare. Action to achieve sustainability is undertaken by various means, such as the Green Deal Healthcare. Several tools exist that can assess the environmental impact of a certain industry or company, but no tools exist that aid in actively lowering this...
master thesis 2018
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Haring, Marielle (author)
In hospitals, the duration of surgical procedures vary even when the same procedure is performed.
Surgical end-time of the procedure is currently predicted using historical data about similar procedures,
the procedure time and sometimes an indication of the operating surgeon is also taken into account.
After the start of the...
master thesis 2018
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Babel, Angelica (author)
In this thesis, we consider levelling the number of required beds at the holding and recovery department. Due to the decreased number of available nurses, the workload for the nurses at hospitals has increased. For this reason, it is important to level the number of required beds at the holding and recovery department. By doing so, the workload...
bachelor thesis 2017
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Van Luyn, F. (author)
Driven by rising health care costs due to factors including advancing technology and an aging population, cost-effectiveness has become an increasingly important aspect of care delivery, with the operating room (OR) being a specific area of interest. By means of a surgical process model (SPM), OR systems can gain an understanding of clinical...
master thesis 2017
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Carlier, M. (author)
A high percentage of hospital admissions is due to surgical interventions. The operating theatre, which holds the operating rooms (ORs), is therefore one of the key resources in hospitals. Managing the operating theatre and finding an optimal OR schedule is complex due to the many factors that influence it. Scheduling a surgery in an OR...
master thesis 2017
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Schets, J. (author)
A Hybrid Operating Room is an operating room with a fixed X-ray Imaging System. The controls to operate this Imaging System are placed on a trolley (pedestal). This pedestal is connected to the wall with the power and communication cables. This trolley causes many practical and ergonomical problems. The assignment was to ‘Analyse the use of the...
master thesis 2011
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Mooijweer, R. (author)
Ergonomic problems of surgical lighting systems have been indicated by surgeons; however, the underlying causes are not clear. The aim of this dissertation is to assess the problems in detail, and subsequently clarify the underlying causes. In the first stage of the research, the observation method was used to quantify the luminaire use during...
master thesis 2011
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Salters, E.L. (author)
Nowadays there are often problems appearing when applying medical care during emergency situations, specifically in remote areas. There can be extreme circumstances in which important and vital environmental factors have to be taken into consideration, like the accessibility of the area, extreme temperatures and the ability of having a sterile...
master thesis 2009
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