Measurements from an MMS extension connected to the monitor are not available when the monitor
is running on battery power. They are only available when the monitor is powered by the external
power supply (M8023A).
You can measure temperature using the built-in temperature measurement (optional), or one of the
Temp measurement automatically switches on when you connect a probe. You can switch the
measurement off manually.
Making a Temp Measurement
Select the correct type and size of probe for your patient.
If you are using a disposable probe, connect the probe to the temperature cable.
Plug the probe or temperature cable into the temperature connector socket.
Apply the probe to the patient. You are advised to use a protective rubber cover on rectal probes.
Select an appropriate temperature label.
Check that the alarm settings (on or off, high and low limits) are appropriate for this patient and
this type of temperature measurement.
Temp connector socket