The Nellcor™ N‐85 capnograph/pulse oximeter with OxiMax™ technology combines two highly advanced technologies in a convenient, portable device. Microstream™ capnography helps ensure accurate end-tidal CO2 measurements and crisp waveforms, giving the clinician a clear picture of the patient’s respiratory status.([FOOTNOTE=Maddox RR, Williams CK, Oglesby H, Butler B, Colclasure B. Clinical experience with patient-‐controlled analgesia using continuous respiratory monitoring and a smart infusion system. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2006;63(2):157-164.],[ANCHOR=View Abstract],[LINK=/content/covidien/websites/medtronic/com/en/covidien/support/clinical-evidence.html?id=143954])
The extensive selection of Microstream™ breath-sampling accessories enables clinicians to monitor intubated and nonintubated patients-including those receiving supplemental oxygen.