Specifies requirements for the safety of capnometers and refers to and is applicable in conjunction with IEC 601-1 (Safety of medical electrical equipment, General safety requirements). Applies to capnometers used with adults, children and neonates. Does not apply to devices intended for use as transcutaneous monitors or intended for use in laboratory research applications.
Status : WithdrawnPublication date : 1993-02
Edition : 1Number of pages : 23
Technical Committee:Breathing attachments and anaesthetic machines