IEC 60601-2-40:2016 

Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-40: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of electromyographs and evoked response equipment


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IEC 60601-2-40:2016 applies to the basic safety and essential performance of electromyographs and evoked response equipment, hereafter referred to as ME equipment. ME equipment intended for transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulators and electrical muscle stimulators are excluded (covered by IEC 60601-2-10). This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition of IEC 60601-2-40 published in 1998. This edition constitutes a technical revision.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2016-08-18
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 62/SC 62D - Particular medical equipment, software, and systemsrss
ICS11.040.20 - Transfusion, infusion and injection equipment
11.040.55 - Diagnostic equipment
11.040.99 - Other medical equipment
Stability date  2024
File size1489 KB

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