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International Journal of Quality, Statistics, and Reliability
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 213690, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/213690
Research Article

Process-Oriented Development of Failure Reporting, Analysis, and Corrective Action System

Department of Industrial Engineering, Ajou University, Paldal Hall 228, San 5, WonCheon-Dong, YeongTong-Gu, Suwon, Republic of Korea

Received 25 January 2010; Accepted 7 May 2010

Academic Editor: Satish Bukkapatnam

Copyright © 2010 Jae Hoon Lee et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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