Dash Patient Monitor and Dash CapnoFlex LF CO2 Module
1. Plug the module into the CO2 connector on the patient monitor. The message
WARMING UP is displayed.
2. Follow the steps below based on the message you see after the module is
CAL SENSOR TO ZERO CELL
a. Connect the cannula to the module but not to the patient.
b. Enter the CO2 menu.
c. Select CAL SENSOR TO ZERO CELL.
d. Select READY.
The message CALIBRATING is displayed.
e. Wait for the message to clear then connect the cannula to the patient.
(Refer to the instructions that come with the cannula.)
CHECK ADAPTER ADAPTER CAL
a. The module is ready to use.
b. Connect the cannula to the module and to the patient.
3. Patient monitoring of CO2 begins. Refer to the CO2 chapter of the Dash
patient monitor operatorís manual for details about monitoring this