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Study-[PDSA]

Definition:


Alternative Names

Concept Number: *171
English Master: Study PDSA
Synonyms, Variations & Acronyms: S PDCA-Cycle Plan-Do-Study-Act-Cycle

Detailing

The Study phase observes and gathers data concerning the results of the Do phase. It is basically concerned with “What happened?” It can involve highly varied analysis activities, depending on the activity being controlled, such as obtaining feedback data, carrying out Specification-Quality-Control (SQC) and testing.

The “Study” phase is a preparation for drawing conclusions and taking Action in the “Act” phase.


Illustrations

Study.png

The four corners of the Process icon stand for the Shewhart Process-cycle definition of “Plan-Do-Study-Act”.


Type

Process


Domain

SPC



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This Concept entered by Diane O'Brien.

Created by system. Last Modification: Tuesday 03 of December, 2013 05:07:31 CET by Diane O'Brien.