Abstract Preview

This document specifies general requirements for medical suction equipment that are common to all parts of the ISO 10079 series.

This document is not applicable to the following:

a) end-pieces such as suction catheters, drains, curettes, Yankauer suckers and suction tips;

b) syringes;

c) dental suction equipment;

d) anaesthetic gas scavenging systems;

e) laboratory suction;

f) autotransfusion systems;

g) mucus extractors including neonatal mucus extractors;

h) suction equipment where the collection container is downstream of the vacuum pump;

i) ventouse (obstetric) equipment;

j) suction equipment marked for endoscopic use only; and

k) plume evacuation systems.


General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2021-08
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 35
  • :
    ISO/TC 121/SC 8
    Suction devices
  • 11.040.10
    Anaesthetic, respiratory and reanimation equipment

Sustainable Development Goals

This standard contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goal:

Buy this standard

Format Language
PDF + ePub
Paper
  • CHF138

Got a question?

Check out our FAQs

Customer care
+41 22 749 08 88

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday - 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00 (UTC+1)

Keep up to date with ISO

Sign up to our newsletter for the latest news, views and product information.