This blog-site pulls together my professional interests in the application of Operational [Operations] Research to agriculture, forestry and related industries and extends to include their natural resources and chains or webs of secondary industries.
Operational Research is the scientific approach to better, specifically to better decision making. #ThisIsOR
If you favour UK English the discipline is known as Operational Research, but if you favour US English it is Operations Research. In any case it became recognised as its own discipline in the UK during WWII and does not specifically aim to help surgeons research their operations.