Viewing All Alarm Limits
Apnea alarm delay time is set, this is also shown. The alarms off symbol is shown beside the
measurement label of any measurement whose alarm switched off.
To open the
then select the
Measurement labels, with alarms off symbol where appropriate
Current alarm limits
Graphic view of current yellow and red alarm limits and currently monitored measurement value.
indicates the measurement is switched off
You can use the pop-up keys that open with the
All Al. On
All Lim. Narrow
printer or recorder.
These pop-up keys are not available in the window for changing individual alarm limits which you
access by selecting the measurement label in the
Changing Alarm Limits
Set limits so that alarms will be triggered for those changes in the patient condition that you want to be
advised of. Setting limits to very high or low values can render the alarm system useless.
To change individual measurement alarm limits using the measurement's Setup Menu,
In the measurement's setup menu, select the alarm limit you want to change. This calls up a list of
available values for the alarm limit.
overview window lists the currently set alarm limits for all measurements. If an
window, either select any alarm field to open the
pop-up key, or select the
Show ST Limits
to expand the list of ST leads and view the currently set alarm limits.
Hide ST Limits
hides the list again.
All Al. Off
All Lim. Wide
to set narrow or wide alarm AutoLimits for all measurements.
to print a list of all current alarm limit settings on a connected
SmartKey, if configured
window to perform common tasks: