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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014, Article ID 354246, 16 pages
Review Article

Simulation and Modeling Efforts to Support Decision Making in Healthcare Supply Chain Management

1College of Information Technology, UAE University, P.O. Box 15551, Al Ain, UAE
2University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA

Received 6 October 2013; Accepted 16 November 2013; Published 10 February 2014

Academic Editors: A. Fernández-Caballero, A. Miné, and D. Simson

Copyright © 2014 Eman AbuKhousa et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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