Functionality Assurance Tests
The Test—Press the Setup button, move the highlight to ECG, and press on the TouchStrip.
The Result—The ECG window should appear verifying that the System Board and
Measurement Server are communicating with each other.
The Self-Test ensures that the Instrument is functioning correctly; it does not test the
accuracy of the Server or the Extension
Make sure the Measurement Server is connected to the Monitor, and the Monitor is
switched on. (For SpO
, mainstream CO
transducer must be plugged into the Measurement Server – or, for mainstream CO
the Measurement Server Extension – in order to get a test reading. For sidestream
, appropriate tubing must be plugged into the Measurement Server Extension in
order to get a test reading.)
Press the Setup button.
Move the highlight to Test Signals.
Press on the TouchStrip and observe the display. An example test looks similar to
the following illustration (the shape of the test signals depends on the selected filter
As well, the table on the following page lists Self-Test values.
, Pressure, or Temperature, an appropriate
Testing the Instrument