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  • BS EN 12342 : 1998

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    BREATHING TUBES INTENDED FOR USE WITH ANAESTHETIC APPARATUS AND VENTILATORS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  30-11-2014

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1998

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Definitions
    4 Materials
    5 Design
    6 Length
    7 Resistance to flow
    8 Means of connection
    9 Leakage
    10 Increase in flow resistance with bending
    11 Compliance of breathing tubes
    12 Information to be supplied by the manufacturer
    13 Electrical resistance
    14 Requirements for breathing tubes supplied sterile
    15 Marking
    Annex A (normative) - Resistance to air flow
    Annex B (normative) - Method of testing security of
            attachment of plain end to appropriately-sized
            male conical connector
    Annex C (normative) - Method of testing security of
            attachment of adaptor to breathing tube
    Annex D (normative) - Method of testing leakage
    Annex E (normative) - Method of testing increase in
            flow resistance with bending
    Annex F (normative) - Method of testing compliance
    Annex G (informative) - Recommendations for materials and
            design
    Annex H (informative) - Bibliography
    Annex ZA (informative) - Relationship between this European
             Standard and the Essential Requirements of EU
             Directive 93/42/EEC

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    Describes the basic requirements for breathing tubes and breathing tubing supplied to be cut to length, intended for use with anaesthetic apparatus and ventilators, humidifiers and nebulizers.

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    Committee CH/121/5
    Development Note Supersedes BS 6151(1992) and 96/561036 DC. (08/2005) 1998 Edition Re-Issued in March 2010 & incorporates AMD 1 2009. Supersedes 09/30186956 DC. (03/2010)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 4272-2:1996 ANAESTHETIC AND ANALGESIC MACHINES - SPECIFICATION FOR INTERMITTENT (DEMAND) FLOW ANALGESIC MACHINES FOR USE WITH 50/50 % (V/V) NITROUS OXIDE AND OXYGEN

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    EN 556:1994 + A1:1998 STERILIZATION OF MEDICAL DEVICES - REQUIREMENTS FOR TERMINALLY-STERILIZED MEDICAL DEVICES TO BE LABELLED "STERILE"
    EN 740:1998/A1:2004 ANAESTHETIC WORKSTATIONS AND THEIR MODULES - PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS
    IEC 60601-1:2005+AMD1:2012 CSV Medical electrical equipment - Part 1: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance
    IEC 60601-1-6:2010+AMD1:2013 CSV Medical electrical equipment - Part 1-6: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance - Collateral standard: Usability
    EN 868-1 : 1997 PACKAGING MATERIALS AND SYSTEMS FOR MEDICAL DEVICES WHICH ARE TO BE STERILIZED - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    EN 60601-1-6:2010/A1:2015 MEDICAL ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT - PART 1-6: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR BASIC SAFETY AND ESSENTIAL PERFORMANCE - COLLATERAL STANDARD: USABILITY (IEC 60601-1-6:2010/A1:2013)
    IEC 62366:2007+AMD1:2014 CSV Medical devices - Application of usability engineering to medicaldevices
    EN 1041:2008+A1:2013 INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY THE MANUFACTURER OF MEDICAL DEVICES
    ISO 468:1982 Surface roughness — Parameters, their values and general rules for specifying requirements
    ISO 10993-1:2009 Biological evaluation of medical devices Part 1: Evaluation and testing within a risk management process
    EN 62366 : 2008 AMD 1 2015 MEDICAL DEVICES - APPLICATION OF USABILITY ENGINEERING TO MEDICAL DEVICES (IEC 62366:2007/A1:2014)
    EN 1281-1:1997/A1:1998 ANAESTHETIC AND RESPIRATORY EQUIPMENT - CONICAL CONNECTORS - CONES AND SOCKETS
    ISO 4135:2001 Anaesthetic and respiratory equipment Vocabulary
    EN ISO 4135:2001 ANAESTHETIC AND RESPIRATORY EQUIPMENT - VOCABULARY
    EN 980 : 2008 SYMBOLS FOR USE IN THE LABELLING OF MEDICAL DEVICES
    EN 30993-1 : 1994 BIOLOGICAL EVALUATION OF MEDICAL DEVICES - GUIDANCE ON SELECTION OF TESTS
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