Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Ingenuity Core using software version 3.5.4 (Computed tomography (CT) x-ray diagnostic system)

Según Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Australia que fue producido por Philips Electronics Australia 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
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class II
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • 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
    Philips received reports from the field that certain ingenuity core systems running software version 3.5.4 exhibited intermittent swirl-like ring artefacts that may appear on reconstructed images, which may impair the diagnostic quality of affected images. a patient rescan may be required due to impairment of the diagnostic quality of the reconstructed images.
  • Acción
    There are no proactive actions for the user. Clinical judgment should be used by the clinician to determine if the images contained in the dataset without artefacts contain enough information to make a diagnosis. If these images are sufficient, no further action is required. If the images are not sufficient, a rescan of the patient may be required. Philips Healthcare is implementing software update version 3.5.5 to correct the above-described issue. This action has been closed-out on 30/01/2017.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Ingenuity Core using software version 3.5.4 (Computed tomography (CT) x-ray diagnostic system)ARTG Number: 98868
  • Manufacturer


  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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