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The lymphatic system consists of capillaries vessels and lymph nodes

The lymphatic system consists of capillaries vessels and lymph nodes The main function of the lymphatic system is to return interstitial fluid back to circulation lymph system immunity lab notes Interstitial fluid is composed of water hormones carbon dioxide lymphocytes digested nutrients some granulocytes and urea 15 2 Mostly the fluid is reabsorbed into the capillaries but some fluid enters the lymph capillaries and is called lymph 15 2 Lymphedema occurs when there is swelling of the tissue as a result of abnormal collection of lymph 15 10 Lymphedema can be primary which is hereditary or secondary which is when normal lymph system becomes damaged Lymphedema can be caused by several factors removal of the lymph nodes is one of the factors of secondary lymphedema A person who has breast cancer have chances of spreading it to the rest of the body via the lymphatic system so to avoid the spreading the lymph nodes in the axillary area can be removed Removal of the lymph nodes mean there are less nodes to filter the fluid and causing it to collect into the surrounding tissues which cannot drain out causing edema in the arms Damaged veins can cause overflow of the fluid in the tissue space and exhaust the lymphatic system after a while which is responsible for the draining of the fluid Varicose veins can also cause secondary lymphedema 

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Deming approach the Juran philosophy the Crosby system and Six Sigma

INTRODUCTION Deming approach the Juran philosophy the Crosby system and Six Sigma methodology are the main quality approaches and methodologies of Total Quality Management TQM Each operations manager or quality manager may use one of these methodologies for assessing the quality and suitability of systems particularly for companies that aim at increasing their efficiency and their gains In this study we will discuss about TQM in general in the literature review part Then we will present the different methodologies listed above separately and also we will compare them Lastly we will see different examples of successful TQM for several companies LITERATURE REVIEW The factors that influence TQM The research by Suwandej 2015 deals with the factors which are influencing total quality management This research is using the qualitative method through in depth interviews For the measurement seven factors were studied 1 leadership 2 training 3 organizational structure 4 communication 5 incentives 6 measurements and evaluation and 7 teamwork Those factors are coming from the seven items of organization management Based on the seven factors the study reported that good leaders should be decisive determined idealistic goal oriented challengers patient loyal to teams knowledgeable and should take initiative In parallel the research comes to the conclusion that leaders generally required justice and integrity in management

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