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run chart

A graph displaying a measure of performance and how performance is affected over time by one or more interventions. Run charts are used in quality improvement interventions in health care to demonstrate how systematically delivered practices change when administrators and providers modify health care goals and practices.
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Figure 1 shows the run chart of primary outcome measures after we implemented the TOCC.
How can one use the run chart information for each individual process measure to create a single indexed number to reflect the organization's performance for the so different processes?
The ninth anaesthetist's data was then analysed separately, using a simple run chart to try and detect change in usage.
Wright's second scoring stroke was a slog-swept six and he showed the dynamic qualities which propelled him to the top of the Twenty20 run chart this summer.
Quality improvement tool applications Quality improvement Decisions Describe Cause technique problem analysis Brainstorming X X Flow chart X Process diagram X Check sheet X X X Pareto chart X X Pie chart X Run chart X Fishbone diagram X Quality Develop improvement action Monitor technique plan progress Brainstorming X Flow chart Process diagram X Check sheet Pareto chart X X Pie chart X Run chart X X Fishbone diagram Table 3.
Chatsworth junior shortstop Mike Moustakas created a log jam at the top of the school's career home run chart when he hit his 24th Monday against Birmingham of Lake Balboa.
Run chart data must be collected over time in an orderly time sequence (monthly, weekly, quarterly, etc.
New features include: an overlay run chart)that compares individual sample observations for a process characteristic; a high/low run chart that compares extreme spreads in sample data; a capability report that features both box chart and tabular displays when capability indices are applied to the process data; charting on user-defined ranges of data as well as entire sample populations; global reporting across multiple parts or processes on management reports; real-time e-mails for out-of-control conditions; automatic control trend warnings triggered by non-random patterns in the data; and simplified data relinking when file locations change.
SPC charts are constructed by adding three elements to a run chart, which provides a more objective basis for the visual analysis of SSD data (Pfadt & Wheeler, 1995).
The left two-thirds of the run chart shows wide fluctuations in both hydraulic and cavity pressures.
Table X Stated unsuccessful Proportion used TQM tool (per cent) Quantitative tool Brainstorming 68 no Sampling 50 yes Pareto chart 45 yes Task list 43 no Control chart 43 yes Histogram 40 yes Row chart 38 no Cause-and-effect diagram 33 no Scatter diagram 23 yes Multi-voting 23 no Run chart 20 yes Affinity diagram 5 no Selection grid 0 no