Evaluation: Baxter Spectrum IQ Large-Volume Infusion Pump

April 23, 2020 | Evaluations & Guidance

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  • The Baxter Spectrum IQ Infusion Pump is a large-volume infusion device used to deliver fluid, medications, blood, or total parenteral nutrition to a patient over a defined time period at a specific flow rate or dose rate.
  • Major components and software features:
    • Pump—Used to deliver intravenous infusion therapy through a consumable administration set
      • Operational range
        • Flow rate: 0.5-999 mL/hr
        • Volume to be infused (VTBI): 0.1-9,999 mL
      • Infusion modes
        • Primary infusion
        • Secondary infusion
        • Bolus—Programmable bolus with drug library limits for amount and time
        • Loading dose—Programmable loading dose with drug library limits for amount and time
        • Multistep—A mode that allows 10 individual infusion rate steps to be configured with automatic transitions
        • Basic infusion—Infusion mode without any limits
      • User controls
        • Hard keys and softkeys are used to configure parameters and settings.
        • Numerical keypad is used for parameter entry.
      • Display: 5.5 × 6.35 cm (2.17 × 2.5 in)
      • Weight: 1.24 kg (2.72 lb) pump only; 1.46 kg (3.22 lb) with pole clamp
      • Dimensions: 18.4 × 13.7 × 8.4 cm (7.4 × 5.2 × 3.3 in)
      • Battery life: Four hours at 125 mL/hr with wireless on
      • Pump is normally connected to an IV pole with a clamp.
    • Proprietary consumable administration set—Various set options available, including non-DEHP options.
    • "Pump running" screen (see...

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