This is the second edition of CAN/CSA-ISO 5360, Anaesthetic vaporizers — Agent-specific filling systems, which is an adoption without modification of the identically titled ISO (International Organization for Standardization) Standard 5360 (fourth edition, 2016-02-15). It supersedes the previous edition published in 2014 as CAN/CSA-ISO 5360 (adopted ISO 5360:2012). For brevity, this Standard will be referred to as CAN/CSA-ISO 5360 throughout.
With regards to the caution statement in Clause 14.2.2, the French equivalent is Attention : l’opération de remplissage spécifique à l’agent ne peut être assurée avec des flacons sans anneaux.
This Standard has been developed in compliance with Standards Council of Canada requirements for National Standards of Canada. It has been published as a National Standard of Canada by CSA Group.
This International Standard specifies requirements, including dimensions, for agent-specific filling systems for agent-specific anaesthetic vaporizers.
This International Standard does not specify construction materials.
NOTE 1 For recommendations on materials, see Annex A.
Because of the unique properties of desflurane, dimensions for this agent have not been specified in this International Standard.
NOTE 2 Designs of connection systems, which only permit engagement of the agent-specific bottle adaptor to the bottle when the bottle collar is in place, are encouraged.