IEC 60601-2-38:1996 Withdrawn

Medical electrical equipment - Part 2: Particular requirements for the safety of electrically operated hospital beds

Note: this publication has been replaced by IEC 60601-2-52:2009


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Specifies requirements for safety of electrically operated hospital beds. The object of this standard is to keep the safety hazards to patients, operators and the environment as low as possible, and to describe tests to verify that these requirements are attained.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date1996-10-29
Withdrawal date2009-12-10
Available language(s)English/French, Spanish
TC/SCTC 62/SC 62D - Particular medical equipment, software, and systemsrss
ICS11.140 - Hospital equipment
Stability date  2009
File size477 KB

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