The slow death curve of ISO 9000?


ISO9000deathcurve

Walshe, K. Pseudoinnovation: the development and spread of healthcare quality improvement methodologies. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/intqhc/mzp012 https://sci-hub.tw/10.1093/intqhc/mzp012 Walshe, K. Pseudoinnovation: the development and spread of healthcare quality improvement methodologies. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/intqhc/mzp012 https://sci-hub.tw/10.1093/intqhc/mzp012 Google books Ngram viewer shows the death curve of ISO 9000.

It happens to management fads:

Pseudoinnovation: the development and spread of healthcare quality improvement methodologies Kieran Walshe International Journal for Quality in Health Care DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/intqhc/mzp012 153-159 First published online: 21 April 2009 http://intqhc.oxfordjournals.org/content/21/3/153
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/intqhc/mzp012Walshe, K. Pseudoinnovation: the development and spread of healthcare quality improvement methodologies. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/intqhc/mzp012  
https://sci-hub.tw/10.1093/intqhc/mzp012

https://sci-hub.tw/10.1093/intqhc/mzp012

ISO 17025 is too insignificant to be measured by the Google tool, but ISO 15189 is also growing.

Of course you could use a different measure:

http://www.qualitydigest.com/sept01/html/news.html

 

Or as BSI does, devoid of a scale on the y axis; just the impression of a measurement:

Remind me of the SI unit for improvement and its uncertainty of measurement?

In fact, this decline in registrations and sales is the reason for the revision of ISO.  Disowning the old standard and forcing customers to buy the new one keeps the money flowing into the ISO.

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