NA 053

DIN Standards Committee Rescue Services and Hospital

NA 053-03-02 AA
Airways and related equipment

The working committee is responsible for the standardization of airways and related equipment. This includes especially standardization of:

  • tracheal tubes, tracheostomy tubes, oropharyngeal tubes,
  • reservoir bags;
  • suction catheters;
  • breathing tubes;
  • laryngoscopes;
  • passive humidifiers;
  • heat and moisture exchangers;
  • voice prostheses;
  • accessories.

The focus is given on specification of performance of the medical equipment including test methods, design, documentation, marking and labeling as well as information to be provided by the manufacturer.


DIN-Normenausschuss Rettungsdienst und Krankenhaus (NARK)
Ms. Dr.

Katja Stehfest

Am DIN-Platz, Burggrafenstr. 6
10787 Berlin

Tel.: +49 30 2601-2660
Fax: +49 30 2601-42660

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