IEC 60601-1:1988

 
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IEC 60601-1:1988

Title
Medical electrical equipment - Part 1: General requirements for safety
Abstract
This is the major revised and updated baseline of standards for the safety of all medical electrical equipment used by or under the supervision of qualified personnel in the general medical and patient environment. lt also contains certain requirements for reliable operation to ensure safety. Note the change of title from the first (1977) edition. (For particular requirements see series 601-2 below.)
Applies to
IEC Standards
Reference Category
To be used in
conjunction with

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    Issue date
    1988-12-30
    Originator
    Common aspects of electrical equipment used in medical practice
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