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Reference EN 60601-2-33:2002/A1:2005
Title Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-33: Particular requirements for the safety of magnetic resonance equipment for medical diagnosis
Project Number 16323
Abstract/Scope Establishes requirements for the safety of magnetic resonance equipment to provide protection for the patient. Establishes requirements to provide information to the operator, staff associated with magnetic resonance equipment and the general public. Provides methods for demonstrating compliance with those requirements.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2005-11-30
Current Stage code deadline 2006-08-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) MDD (93/42/EEC)
Mandate(s) M/432
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 62B
Reference Document IEC 60601-2-33:2002/A1:2005 (EQV)
ICS 11.040.55 - Diagnostic equipment
Keywords Medical equipment; Magnetic resonance; Medical diagnosis; Safety
Note Superseded by EN 60601-2-33:2010
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2005-11-30 2006-08-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2005-11-01 2006-01-01  
5061 2005-09-27 2005-11-01  
5020 2005-05-20 2005-07-22  
4099 2004-12-17 2005-02-25  
4020 2004-04-09 2004-09-10  
3099 2004-04-06 2004-04-09  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2005-11-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2005-11-30
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2006-02-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2006-08-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2008-11-01


Superseded by EN 60601-2-33:2010
Normative reference (6)  

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.