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What's New In Release G.0 - Philips FM20/30 Instructions For Use Manual

Release j.3 with software revision j.3x.xx patient monitoring.
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2 What's New
NBP Configurable Measurement Sequence
Up to four measurement cycles can be set up which will run consecutively. For each cycle you can set
the number of measurements and the interval between them. By setting the last cycle to run
continuously, you can have regular measurements continue after the sequence has run (see "Enabling
Sequence Mode and Setting Up the Sequence" on page 197.
Alarms Enhancements
In addition to the standard cyan INOPs, some INOPs can now be configured as red or yellow INOPs
to provide a severity indication (
SpO No Pulse
Alarm Reminder
In Configuration Mode you can set now an
reminder of alarm conditions that remain active after the alarm is acknowledged. This reminder may
take the form of a repetition of the alarm tone for a limited time, or an unlimited repetition of the
alarm tone (this is the same as a new alarm). The interval between silencing the alarm and sounding the
reminder tone can be set to one, two, or three minutes (see "Alarm Reminder" on page 22).
Auto Free
In Configuration Mode you can now set an
when the fetal monitor has been powered off, or is in standby mode for a set time. Only the
demographic patient data is deleted, the trace data is not affected.

What's New in Release G.0

Battery Option and Patient Transport Improvements for the Avalon
FM20 and FM30
For the FM20/FM30, you can now switch between battery-powered and mains-powered operation
without interrupting monitoring. The monitor is connected to the AC mains power with the
external power supply.
Traces of multiple patients can be recorded during transport and can automatically be uploaded to
OB TraceVue/IntelliSpace Perinatal (Rev. G or higher) when reconnected.
A bed hanger is available as a mounting option, especially for patient transport purposes within
healthcare facilities.
Maternal Pulse from Toco MP Transducer
The new Toco MP transducer can measure the maternal pulse rate, in addition to the other
available sources; MECG, SpO
Toco MP transducer, and using a measurement technology similar to SpO
you an additional maternal pulse source for Cross-Channel Verification (CCV).
The new Toco MP transducer is standard for the whole product family, Avalon FM20 to FM50.
ECG Leads Off
) (see "Alarms" on page 99).
, and NBP. With sensors built-into the bottom cover of the
NBP Cuff Overpress
Cuff Not Deflated
. The
Alarm Reminder
Alarm Reminder
setting which discharges a patient automatically
Auto Free
Battery Empty
emits an audible
, it automatically gives


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