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

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Abstract

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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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2006-10-25
Edition2.0
Available language(s)English/French, Spanish
TC/SCTC 62/SC 62A - Common aspects of electrical equipment used in medical practicerss
ICS11.040.01 - Medical equipment in general
Stability date  2020
Pages157
File size2207 KB

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