Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN ISO 5361:2016

Anaesthetic and respiratory equipment - Tracheal tubes and connectors (ISO 5361:2016)

Status: Valid

Scope
This International Standard provides essential performance and safety requirements for oro-tracheal and naso-tracheal tubes and tracheal tube connectors. Tracheal tubes with walls reinforced with metal or nylon, tracheal tubes with shoulders, tapered tracheal tubes, tracheal tubes with means for suctioning, monitoring or delivery of drugs or other gases, and the many other types of tracheal tubes devised for specialized applications are included in this International Standard, as many specialized tracheal tubes are now commonly used, and all share similar essential requirements as defined in this International Standard.
Endobronchial (including tracheobronchial) tubes, tracheostomy tubes, and supralaryngeal airways are excluded from the scope of this International Standard.
Tracheal tubes intended for use with flammable anaesthetic gases or agents, lasers, or electrosurgical equipment are outside the scope of this International Standard.
NOTE References [1] to [4] deal with laser surgery of the airway.

Subjects

Anaesthetic, respiratory and reanimation equipment (11.040.10)


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Hälso- och sjukvård

International title: Anaesthetic and respiratory equipment - Tracheal tubes and connectors (ISO 5361:2016)

Article no: STD-8022826

Edition: 2

Approved: 10/11/2016

No of pages: 60

Replaces: SS-EN ISO 5361:2012/AC:2013 , SS-EN ISO 5361:2012