Braun HNS 11 manual

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    Stimuplex ® HNS 1 1 Nerve Stimulator for Regional Anaesthesia, Regional Analgesia, Neurology User m[...]

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    Distributor: B. Braun Melsungen AG P .O . Box 1 1 20 D-34209 Melsungen Tel. (0 56 6 1) 7 1-0 Fax (0 [...]

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    Contents P age Checks before start-up ..............................................................[...]

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    Checks before start-up The Stimuplex ® HNS 1 1 is a class lla medical device according to Council D[...]

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    In the operating mode, the LCD display shows the preselected stimulation current set on the controll[...]

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    Technical description 6. Refer to the Safety information section before using the Stimu- plex ® HNS[...]

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    Operating the nerve stimulator Switching on / switching off Turn the control knob clockwise out of t[...]

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    Selecting the current range The maximum current available can be selected by pressing the ”mA (max[...]

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    The LED displays All LEDs directly assigned to the buttons are used to monitor the selected operatin[...]

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    Pulse LED display The small orange LED above the LCD display flashes according to the pulse frequenc[...]

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    The tone Each generated pulse produces a tick . When a stimulation current flows to the electrodes ([...]

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    Special technical features The configuration of the electrode connection provides protection against[...]

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    Battery The battery must be regularly checked for correct charge by press- ing the ”BAT” button.[...]

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    Cleaning and disinfecting the Stimuplex ® HNS 1 1 Use only soft, damp cloths to clean and disinfect[...]

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    For usage of HNS 1 1 please refer to the individual local law restricts (eg. maintaining a logbook, [...]

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    Caution Electromagnetic fields may interfere with the function of the nerve stimulator . Do not use [...]

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    Safety information The nerve stimulator should not be used on patients with implanted electrical dev[...]

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    Instruments and accessories The Stimuplex ® HNS 1 1 nerve stimulator should only be operated with t[...]

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    Product discription Canula Code number Sales unit Ø x length Stimuplex ® A needles , 30 ° bevel A[...]

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    P eripheral electrical nerve stimulation Principles By simplifying the accurate location of peripher[...]

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    early detection of technical faults which could endanger the patient and place the success of the an[...]

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    If the two values coincide, the total resistance is acceptable (impedance test) and the electric cir[...]

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    Literature 23 Literature 1. Moore DC (1965), Regional block. A handbook for use in the clinical prac[...]

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    Appendix A Stimulation current display in the mA range Patient current Measurement display Controlle[...]

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    Appendix C 25 Stimuplex ® HNS 1 1 Nerve Stimulator Max. stimulation current as a function of tissue[...]

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    Stimuplex ® D and Contiplex ® D needles (DP: DE 39 19666) Only 0.2 or 0.05 mA stimulation current [...]

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    B. Braun Melsungen AG P .O. Box 1 1 20 D-34209 Melsungen Tel (0 56 6 1) 7 1- 0 Fax (0 56 61) 7 1- 38[...]