This section lists the most important new features and improvements to the monitor and its user
interface introduced with each release. Further information is provided in other sections of this book.
You may not have all of these features, depending on the monitor options purchased by your hospital.
What's New in Release L
Extended Selection for Va and Vb Chest Leads
For 6-lead placement you now have an extended selection of chest leads: V1 to V9 and V3R to V6R.
Specific Label Assignment for V Lead
With standard 5-lead placement, the generic V lead can be configured to display with its specific
position (V1 to V9 and V3R to V6R).
The STE Map adds gender-specific STE limits to ST Map. ST values violating these limits are indicated
12-Lead Order Management
A pop-up key provides access to the order window from the Information Center. You can assign an
order number from the pending list to a 12-Lead ECG waiting to be stored.
This functionality requires corresponding configuration and licenses at the Information Center. Check
with your Philips representative for availability.
Lead Selection for Respiration Measurement
It is now possible to choose between two different lead vectors for the impedance respiration
Stat Admit Function
The new Stat Admit function allows you to admit a patient with a temporary patient identification. It
can be used in cases when the patient ID is unknown or when the data is not yet available.