Case Study: Patient Monitor Sustaining Engineering

Auriga DDC participate in development and maintenance of a family of medical patient data monitors including new features, fixing defects, testing, support for new attached devices, and changing communication protocols and drivers for new peripherals.

The patient monitoring software, intnded to be used in a variety of clinical settings, posess the following functionality:

  • ŸEasy to use, customizable user interface
  • ŸClear representation of the relevant medical information
    −laboratory test results
    − full set of vital parameters: ECG, respiration, ST segment analysis, etCO2, BISx™, EEG, multiple temperatures, invasive and noninvasive blood pressure and full arrhythmia
  • ŸAdvanced respiratory mechanics measurements
  • ŸVertical and horizontal cursors
  • ŸDrug calculations
  • ŸHTML / DICOM format (X-ray, tomography images etc.)
  • ŸUp to 32 windows for charts and numerical data
  • ŸSupport for 3 displays

Tools and technologies: C, C++; VxWorks 5.5; VxWorks development tools; CAN