This chapter describes the data management features of the Efficia DFM100, including Data
Management Mode, Event Summary, and printing functionality.
The Efficia DFM100 automatically generates an Event Summary for each patient event. Each Event
Summary is assigned a unique event identification number, is date/time stamped and stored in the
device's internal memory. Data related to the current event is available for viewing, reporting, and
printing. Vital sign parameters are part of the Event Summary but are also available in the Trends
The current Event Summary or Trends Report may be printed by pressing the Reports button on the
front of the Efficia DFM100.
When the internal memory is full, each additional summary causes one or more of the oldest event
summaries to be overwritten.
Event Summaries stored in internal memory can be:
Copied to a USB flash drive in Data Management Mode for transfer to a data management
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