Physio Control Lifepak 20e Defibrillator

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Clinically advanced and packed with power, the Physio-Control LIFEPAK® 20e defibrillator/monitor is highly intuitive for first responders, and also skillfully combines AED function with manual capability so that ACLS-trained clinicians can quickly and easily deliver advanced therapeutic care. The CodeManagement Module™ adds waveform capnography and wireless connectivity to enhance your hospital’s ability to effectively manage resuscitations from preparedness through review.



Physio Control Lifepak 20e Defibrillator Features

The Physio Control Lifepak 20e Defibrillator is a Clinically advanced and packed with power. The Lifepak 20e skillfully combines AED function with manual capability so that ACLS-trained clinicians can quickly and easily deliver advanced therapeutic care.

  • Provides quick, effective AED use.
  • Easily converts to manual modes
  • Compact and light weight for easy carrying and versatile use.
  • Easy to maintain and service


  • SpO2
  • Pacing

Physio Control Lifepak 20e Defibrillator Specifications

Dimensions and Weight

  • Height: 8.4” (21.3 cm)
  • Width: 10.3” (26.2 cm)
  • Depth: 10.3” (26.2 cm)
  • Weight: 12.3 lbs (5.58 kg)


  • Size (active viewing area): 115.18 mm (4.53 in) wide x 86.38 mm (3.4 in) high
  • Resolution: 320 x 240 dot color active LCD. Displays a minimum of 3.7 seconds of ECG and alphanumeric for values, device instructions or prompts Option to display one additional waveform.
  • Waveform display sweep speed: 25 mm/sec for ECG and SpO2


  • The device is an AC line-operated device with an internal battery as backup.
  • AC Powered: 100–120 VAC 50/60Hz, 220–240 VAC 50/60 Hz, total power draw less than 120 Volt-Amperes (VA).


  • Battery Charge Time: <4 hours when the device is powered off and AC power is applied.
  • Run Time: A new fully-charged internal backup battery will provide between 110-210 minutes of run time depending on how it’s being used.


  • Prints continuous strips of the displayed patient information.
  • Paper size: 50 mm (2.0 in)
  • Print speed: Continuous ECG 25 mm/sec +/- 5% (measured in accordance with AAMI EC-11,
  • Delay: 8 seconds
  • Autoprint: Waveform events print automatically (user configurable)
  • Print Speed for CODE SUMMARY Reports: 25 mm/sec

Frequency Response

  • Diagnostic: 0.05 to 150 Hz or 0.05 to 40 Hz (user configurable)
  • Monitor: 0.67 to 40 Hz or 1 to 30 Hz (user configurable)
  • Paddles: 2.5 to 30 Hz
  • Analog ECG Output: 0.67 to 32 Hz (except 2.5 to 30 Hz for paddles ECG)


  • Quick Set: Activates alarms for all parameters
  • VF/VT Alarm: Activates continuous CPSS monitoring in Manual Mode


  • Waveform: Biphasic Truncated Exponential. The following specifications apply from 25 to 200 ohms, unless otherwise specified.
  • Energy Accuracy: ±1 joule or 10% of setting, whichever is greater, into 50 ohms ±2 joule or 15% of setting, whichever is greater, into any impedance from 25–100 ohms.
  • Voltage Compensation: Active when disposable therapy electrodes are attached. Energy output within ± 5% or ± 1 joule, whichever is greater, of 50-ohm value, limited to the available energy which results in the delivery of 360 joules into 50 ohms.


  • ECG can be monitored through 3-wire or 5-wire ECG cables.
  • Standard paddles or therapy electrodes (QUIK-COMBO pacing/defibrillation ECG electrodes or FAST-PATCH disposable defibrillation/ECG electrodes) are used for paddles lead monitoring.
  • Compatible with LIFEPAK 12 ECG and therapy cables.
  • Lead Selection
    • Leads I, II, and III, (3-wire ECG cable)
    • Leads I, II, III, AVR, AVL, and AVF, V (c) acquired simultaneously, (5-wire ECG cable)
  • ECG size: 4, 3, 2.5, 2, 1.5, 1, 0.5, 0.25 cm/mV
  • Heart Rate Display: 20–300 bpm digital display
  • Out of Range Indication: Display symbol “—” Heart symbol flash for each QRS detection
  • Continuous Patient Surveillance System (CPSS): In AED mode, while Shock Advisory System is not active, CPSS monitors
  • the patient via QUIK-COMBO paddles or Lead II ECG for potentially shockable rhythms.

  • Voice Prompts: Used for selected warnings and alarms (Configurable On/Off)
  • Analog ECG Output: 1V/mV x 1.0 gain < 35 ms delay
  • Common Mode Rejection: 90 db at 50/60 Hz


  • Masimo SET
  • Additional configuration available for compatibility with select Nellcor sensors
  • Saturation Range: 1 to 100%
  • Saturation Accuracy: 70–100% (0–69% unspecified)
  • Adults/Pediatrics:
    • +/- 2 digits (during no motion conditions)
    • +/- 3 digits (during motion conditions)
  • Neonates:
    • +/- 3 digits (during no motion conditions)
    • +/- 3 digits (during motion conditions)
  • Dynamic signal strength bar graph
  • Pulse tone at the onset of the pleth waveform
  • SpO2 Update Averaging Rate: User selectable 4, 8, 12, or 16 seconds
  • SpO2 Measurement: Functional Sp02 values are displayed and stored
  • Pulse Rate Range: 25 to 240 pulses per minute
  • Pulse Rate Accuracy: (Adults/Pediatrics/Neonates)
    • +/- 3 digits (during no motion conditions)
    • +/- 5 digits (during motion conditions)
  • SpO2 waveform with autogain control


  • The device is capable of transferring data records by IrDA.

Data Management

  • The device captures and stores patient data, events (including waveforms and annotations), and continuous ECG waveform records in internal memory.
  • The user can select and print reports and transfer the stored information.
  • Report Types
    • Two format types of CODE SUMMARY critical event record: (short and medium)
    • Initial ECG (except short format)
    • Auto vital sign measurements every 5 minutes
    • Continuous ECG waveform records (transfer only)
  • Memory Capacity
    • Two full capacity patient records that include:
    • Code Summary critical event record – up to 100 single waveform events
    • Continuous Waveform – 45 minute continuous ECG record

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