Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Integrity R1.2 and Integrity R3.2 systems with a Precise Treatment Table for ATM license option

Según Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Australia que fue producido por Elekta 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
  • 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
    Elekta have identified that it is possible to get a positional error with the precise treatment table following automatic table movement. this can occur if there is an undetected failure of the positional sensors. this has been previously communicated through notification 200-01-204-011 (rc-2014-rn-00927-1).It is possible to deliver treatment with the patient in an incorrect position, if this fault were to occur and go undetected.
  • Acción
    Recipients should distribute this notice to all users of the system and include a copy of the notice with the system manuals. The supplied Field Safety Notice serves to reiterate the importance of a procedure to check for the error already present in the IFU, previously communicated to customers (TGA Ref: RC-2014-RN-00927-1). Users should continue to follow the recommended daily QA checks detailed in the IFU, also present in the previous Field Safety Notice, until the software upgrade is released. Acknowledge the receipt of this notice by completing the Confirmation of receipt form you receive from Elekta's automated distribution system. Please return the form to Elekta even if you no longer have the affected units at your site. Elekta will release Integrity™ R4.0.0, which will identify positional errors over 5 mm if a sensor has failed. Upgrades in the field are expected to start in the first half of 2018. Elekta will contact users to plan and schedule this upgrade.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Integrity R1.2 and Integrity R3.2 systems with a Precise Treatment Table for ATM license optionARTG Number: 191025
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