16. Medical Device Tolerance Design

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

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470264003.ch16

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) Medical Device Tolerance Design, 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.ch16

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:

  • medical device tolerance design;
  • worst-case tolerance - tolerance design approach;
  • statistical tolerance design method

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Tolerance Design and DFSS

  • Worst-Case Tolerance

  • Statistical Tolerances

  • Taguchi's Loss Function and Safety Tolerance Design

  • High- vs. Low-Level Requirements' Tolerance Relationships

  • Taguchi's Tolerance Design Experiment

  • Summary