14 Monitoring Carbon Dioxide
Enter the calibration value printed on the calstick then press
When the message CO
other cell and select Start CAL2 then press
When you see the message CO
Select Cal. Mode to switch calibration mode off. You cannot monitor in calibration mode.
Attaching and Removing the CO
Open the latch and place the
transducer onto the airway adapter.
Place the airway adapter in the
patient's breathing circuit between
the endotracheal tube and the Y-
piece. You may see the CO
SENSOR WARMUP message until
the transducer reaches operating
temperature. Wait until this
disappears before starting the
To remove the transducer from the
airway adapter, open the latch and
pull out the airway adapter.
To prevent stress on the endotrachial tube, support the transducer and airway adapter.
To avoid infection, use only sterilized airway adapters.
CAL1 done;Start CAL2 cal appears, put the transducer on the
cal done;leave Cal. Mode, calibration is complete.
Measuring Mainstream CO
to start calibration.