Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Laparascopic inserts with tube, 3.00mm

Según Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Australia que fue producido por Life Healthcare 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
    The manufacturer has identified a potential risk with the affected laparascopic inserts where during reprocessing, the inner lumen of these laparascopic inserts cannot be flushed out sufficiently with the recommended rising tip. further investigation showed that all inserts, which cannot be disassembled are affected, and that this it could lead to infection.
  • Acción
    The affected laparoscopic instruments have not been used and are in their original packaging. Life Healthcare is advising users to return the affected laparoscopic instruments for replacement stock .


  • Modelo / Serial
    Laparascopic inserts with tube, 3.00mmItem Numbers: RS-003-316, RS-003-325, RS-003-390Lot Numbers: 13J028#06102952, 13J028#06082301, 06082129/28,08ARTG Number: 141681
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