IEC 60601-1-2:2001+AMD1:2004 CSV Withdrawn
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Medical electrical equipment - Part 1-2: General requirements for safety - Collateral standard: Electromagnetic compatibility - Requirements and tests


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Specifies requirements and tests for electromagnetic compatibility of equipment and systems and serves as the basis of electromagnetic compatibility requirements and tests in Particular Standards (60601-2-series). The existence of electromagnetic emission standards is essential for the protection of: - safety services; - other equipment and systems; - non-medical electrical equipment (e.g. computers); - telecommunications (e.g. radio/TV, telephone, radio-navigation). The existence of electromagnetic immunity requirements is essential to assure safety of equipment and systems. The immunity test levels specified in this standard (IEC 60601 test levels) represent the range found in the general medical use environment.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2004-11-10
Available language(s)English, English/French, French
TC/SCTC 62/SC 62A - Common aspects of electrical equipment used in medical practicerss
ICS11.040.01 - Medical equipment in general
33.100.10 - Emission
33.100.20 - Immunity
File size1894 KB

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