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IEC 60601-1-8

IEC 60601-1-8:2006
Medical electrical equipment - Part 1-8: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance - Collateral Standard: General requirements, tests and guidance for alarm systems in medical electrical equipment and medical electrical systems
Specifies basic safety and essential performance requirements and tests for alarm systems in medical electrical equipment and medical electrical systems and to provide guidance for their application. This is accomplished by defining alarm categories (priorities) by degree of urgency, consistent alarm signals and consistent control states and their marking for all alarm systems.
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Technical committee

TC 62/SC 62A Common aspects of medical equipment, software, and systems

Category

Safety
Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2006-10-25
Edition2.0
ICS

11.040.01

Stability date2028
ISBN number2831888263
Pages157
File size2.10 MB
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