Cover DIN EN ISO 20342-1 VDE 0750-2-52-1:2020-03

DIN EN ISO 20342-1 VDE 0750-2-52-1:2020-03

Assistive products for tissue integrity when lying down

Part 1: General Requirements

(ISO 20342-1:2019); German version EN ISO 20342-1:2019
Class/Status: Standard, valid
Released: 2020-03
VDE Art. No.: 0701203

This document applies to the safety of APTI, which make claims to redistribute the load of the full body, remain in situ during periods of lying, and to prevent and/or treat pressure injuries.
This document covers a range of different lying support surfaces intended to be used in combination with the appropriate support platform or as a whole integrated system.
This document also covers assistive products primarily intended for tissue integrity for changing a lying position and assistive products for maintaining a lying position.
This document does not apply to lying support surfaces used in combination with incubators.