ASTM F1666 1995 Edition, November 10, 1995
Standard Specification for Adult Tracheostomy Tubes
Includes all amendments and changes through Editorial Change 1, October 1999
Additional Comments: W/D S/S BY ISO 5366-3
Published By:ASTM International (ASTM)
1.1 This specification describes basic requirements for tracheostomy tubes made of plastic materials or rubber, or both; having inside diameters greater than 5.0 mm. Such tubes are primarily designed for adult patients who may require anesthesia, artificial ventilation, or other respiratory support, but need not be restricted to these uses. Specialized tubes are excluded from the scope of this specification.