18 Monitoring Noninvasive Blood Pressure
Select each sequence in turn, and select the number of measurements and the time interval
between the measurements.
To have measurements continue after the sequence, set the number of measurements for your last
Be aware that, if none of the cycles are set to
measurement of the cycle.
When the NBP measurement mode is set to
Choosing the Alarm Source
You can monitor for alarm conditions in systolic, diastolic, and mean pressure, either singly or in
parallel. Only one alarm is given, with the priority of mean, systolic, diastolic.
Sys & Dia
Dia & Mean
Sys & Mean
If mean is not selected as alarm source (
derive a mean value, mean alarms will nevertheless be announced using the most recent mean alarm
limits. Check that the mean alarm limits are appropriate for the patient, even when not using mean as
the alarm source. When no value can be derived an
and this cycle will run indefinitely.
Pressure value monitored
systolic and diastolic in parallel
diastolic and mean in parallel
systolic and mean in parallel
all three pressures in parallel
, NBP monitoring will end after the last
, the repetition time for
selected), but the fetal monitor can only
Sys & Dia
NBP Measure Failed
Mode cannot be
INOP will be displayed.