Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Bunnell Life Pulse Patient Circuits (Used with Life Pulse High Frequency Ventilator) Manufactured after 19-12-2012

Según Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Australia que fue producido por AHC Solutions Pty Ltd.

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class I
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
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  • Notas / Alertas
    Australian data is current through July 2018. All of the data comes from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Australia.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
  • Causa
    The heater wire insulation can melt, causing a short which creates sparking and smoke close to the humidifier cartridge.
  • Acción
    Unaffected replacement circuits are not available at this time. Each user should consider the likelihood and severity of the potential risks of using the affected circuits, as well as the medical necessity of using High Frequency “Jet” Ventilation, to determine whether it would be in their patients’ best interests to use the affected circuits or not. If users have other options for High Frequency “Jet” Ventilation, the affected units can be returned to AHC Solutions for credit to be issued.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Bunnell Life Pulse Patient Circuits (Used with Life Pulse High Frequency Ventilator) Manufactured after 19-12-2012 Lot Numbers: 12C092, 12E211, 12H330, 12C102, 12E224, 12H349, 12C115, 12F241, 12I362, 12C125, 12F254, 12I371, 12C136, 12F271, 12I397, 12D159, 12G279, 12J413, 12D172, 12G290, 12J430, 12D189, 12G307, 12J448, 12E204, 12G321, 12K457, 12K471ARTG number for the Ventilator: 179402
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