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Standard
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Definition
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.1.1
Manufacturer
Indicates the medical device manufacturer, as defined in EU Directives 90/385/EEC, 93/42/EEC and 98/79/EC.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.1.2
Authorized Representative in the European Community
Indicates the Authorized Representative in the European Community.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.1.3
Date of Manufacture
Symbol for date of manufacture. This symbol is accompanied by a date.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.1.4
Use-by Date
Indicates the date after which the medical device is not to be used.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.1.5
Batch Code
Indicates the manufacturer's batch code so that the batch or lot can be identified NOTE: Synonyms for "batch code" are "lot number" and "batch number"
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.1.6
Catalog Number
Indicates the manufacturer's catalog number so that the medical device can be identified NOTE: Synonyms for "catalogue number" are "reference number" and "reorder number"
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.1.7
Serial Number
Indicates the manufacturer's serial number so that a specific medical device can be identified
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.2.1
Sterile
Indicates a medical device that has been subjected to a sterilization process.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.2.2
Sterilized Using Aseptic Processing Techniques
Indicates a medical device that has been manufactured using accepted aseptic techniques.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.2.3
Sterilized Using Ethylene Oxide
Indicates a medical device that has been sterilized using ethylene oxide.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.2.4
Sterilized Using Irradiation
Indicates a medical device that has been sterilized using irradiation.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.2.6
Do Not Resterilize
Indicates a medical device that is not to be resterilized.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.2.7
Non-Sterile
Indicates a medical device that has not been subjected to a sterilization process.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.2.8
Do Not Use if Package is Damaged
Indicates a medical device that should not be used if the package has been damaged or opened.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.2.9
Sterile Fluid Path
Indicates the presence of a sterile fluid path within the medical device in cases when other parts of the medical device, including the exterior, might not be supplied sterile.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.3.2
Keep Away from Sunlight
Indicates a medical device that needs protection from light sources.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.3.4
Keep Dry
Indicates a medical device that needs to be protected from moisture.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.3.5
Lower Limit of Temperature
Indicates the lower limit of temperature to which the medical device can be safely exposed.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.3.6
Upper Limit of Temperature
Indicates the upper limit of temperature to which the medical device can be safely exposed.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.3.7
Temperature Limit
Indicates the temperature limits to which the medical device can be safely exposed.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.3.9
Atmospheric Pressure Limitation
Indicates the range of atmospheric pressure to which the medical device can be safely exposed.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.4.2
Do Not Reuse
Indicates a medical device that is intended for one use, or for use on a single patient during a single procedure.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.4.3
Consult Instructions For Use
Indicates the need for the user to consult the instructions for use.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.4.4
Caution
Indicates the need for the user to consult the instructions for use for important cautionary information such as warnings and precautions that cannot, for a variety of reasons, be presented on the medical device itself.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.4.5
Item Contains or Has a Presence of Natural Rubber Latex
Indicates the presence of natural rubber latex or dry natural rubber latex as a material of construction within the medical device or the packaging of a medical device.
ISO 15223-1 Medical Devices – Symbols To Be Used with Medical Device Labels, Labeling, and Information to be Supplied
5.6.3
Non-Pyrogenic
Indicates a medical device that is non pyrogenic.
ASTM F2503-13 Standard Practice for Marking Medical Devices and Other Items for Safety in the Magnetic Resonance Environment
Fig. 6
MR Conditional
An item with demonstrated safety in the MR environment within defined conditions.
ASTM F2503-13 Standard Practice for Marking Medical Devices and Other Items for Safety in the Magnetic Resonance Environment
Fig. 9
MR Unsafe
An item which poses unacceptable risks to the patient, medical staff or other persons within the MR environment.
ISO 7000/IEC 60417 Graphical Symbols for Use on Equipment
2725
Contains Or Presence Of
To indicate that the equipment contains the identified product or substance.
ISO 7000/IEC 60417 Graphical Symbols for Use on Equipment
5334
Defibrillation-Proof Type BF Applied Part
To identify a defibrillation-proof type BF applied part complying with IEC 60601-1.
BS EN 50419 Marking of Electrical and Electronic Equipment in Accordance with Article 11(2) of Directive 2002/96/EC (WEEE)
Fig. 1
Recycle: Electronic Equipment
DO NOT THROW IN TRASH.
IEC/TR 60878 Graphical Symbols for Electrical Equipment in Medical Practice
ISO 7010-W012
Warning; Electricity
To warn of electricity.
IEC/TR 60878 Graphical Symbols for Electrical Equipment in Medical Practice
ISO 7010-W001
General Warning Sign
To signify a general warning.
IEC/TR 60878 Graphical Symbols for Electrical Equipment in Medical Practice
ISO 7010-M002
Refer to Instruction Manual/Booklet
To signify that the instruction manual/booklet must be read.
IEC/TR 60878 Graphical Symbols for Electrical Equipment in Medical Practice
5840
Type B Applied Part
To identify a type B applied part complying with IEC 60601-1.
IEC/TR 60878 Graphical Symbols for Electrical Equipment in Medical Practice
5114
Foot Switch
To identify a foot switch or the connection for a foot switch.
IEC/TR 60878 Graphical Symbols for Electrical Equipment in Medical Practice
5009
Stand By
To identify the switch or switch position by means of which part of the equipment is switched on in order to bring it into the stand-by condition.
IEC/TR 60878 Graphical Symbols for Electrical Equipment in Medical Practice
5032
Alternating Current
To indicate on the rating plate that the equipment is suitable for alternating current only; to identify relevant terminals.