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Safety Considerations; Getting Started - Philips HeartStart XL Plus 861290 Instructions For Use Manual

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Non-Invasive External Pacing
The pacing option is indicated for treating patients with symptomatic bradycardia.
Pulse Oximetry
The SpO
Non-Invasive Blood Pressure Monitoring
The NBP option is indicated for non-invasive measurement of a patient's arterial blood pressure.
ECG Monitoring
ECG monitoring is indicated to be used for monitoring, alarming and recording of the patients' heart
rate and morphology.

Safety Considerations

General warnings and cautions that apply to the use of the HeartStart XL+ are provided in
provided in the appropriate sections of these instructions.
WARNINGS: The HeartStart XL+ is not intended to be deployed in settings or situations that promote use by
untrained personnel. Operation by untrained personnel can result in injury or death.
Electric shock hazards exist internally. Do not attempt to open the device. Refer servicing to qualified
Use only supplies and accessories approved for use with your HeartStart XL+. Use of non-approved
supplies and accessories could affect performance and results.
Use the HeartStart XL+ on one patient at a time.
Use single-use supplies and accessories only once.
NOTE: The HeartStart XL+ has not been tested for use outside a hospital's clinical environment. See

Getting Started

The HeartStart XL+ comes from the factory ready to use. However, before putting the device into
clinical use for the first time, it is recommended you:
Read these Instructions for Use in their entirety.
Fully charge the battery. See
Run an Operational Check. See
Perform a Shift Check. See
option is indicated for use when it is beneficial to assess the patient's oxygen saturation level.
on page 40. Additional warnings and cautions specific to a particular feature are
on page 204 for use environment specifications.
"Operational Check"
"Shift Check"
on page 24.
on page 151.
on page 147.
1: Introduction


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