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Research Article

The Integration of Group Technology and Simulation Optimization to Solve the Flow Shop with Highly Variable Cycle Time Process: A Surgery Scheduling Case Study

Table 4

Optimal results.

Overtime per operating room (minute)Waiting time (minute)Cycle time (minute)
Average  Standard deviationAverageStandard deviationAverageStandard deviation

Original system139  26461620022
Optimal solution75  2511532
Improvement (%)468924