Specifies the characteristics of the auditory component of electrically generated primary alarm systems, either individually or as part of a centralized system. Does not specify: the medical devices on which the alarms are to be provided; the conditions that actuate the alarms; the means of generating the alarm signals; secondary alarm system characteristics; the allocation of priorities to alarms.
Status : WithdrawnPublication date : 1994-11
Edition : 1Number of pages : 6
Technical Committee:Respiratory devices and related equipment used for patient care
A standard is reviewed every 5 years
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