10. DFSS Innovation for Medical Devices

  1. Basem S. El-Haik and
  2. Khalid S. Mekki

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470264003.ch10

Medical Device Design for Six Sigma: A Road Map for Safety and Effectiveness

Medical Device Design for Six Sigma: A Road Map for Safety and Effectiveness

How to Cite

El-Haik, B. S. and Mekki, K. S. (2008) DFSS Innovation for Medical Devices, in Medical Device Design for Six Sigma: A Road Map for Safety and Effectiveness, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470264003.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470168615

Online ISBN: 9780470264003

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Keywords:

  • TRIZ problem-solving process;
  • medical device DFSS innovation;
  • detection and measurement concepts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • History of the Theory of Inventive Problem Solving

  • TRIZ Fundamentals

  • TRIZ Problem-Solving Process

  • Ideal Final Result

  • Building Sufficient Functions

  • Eliminating Harmful Functions

  • Inventive Principles

  • Detection and Measurement Concepts

  • TRIZ Root Cause Analysis

  • Evolution trends in Technological Systems

  • TRIZ Functional Analysis and Analogy

  • Application: Using Triads to Predict and Conceive Next-Generation Products

  • Summary

  • Appendix 10A: Contradiction Matrix