Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Left Double Lumen Endobronchial Tube with Parker Flex-Tip

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

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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class I
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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
    An overseas complaint has been received from a physician where the product was not functioning as intended for single lung ventilation. the physician had an experience where after full intubation isolation was not successful when the physician turned the patient on his side to begin the procedure. the physician’s supposition was that the anatomy of the patient shifted in a way that occluded the bronchial lumen and prevented continued lung isolation. the physician replaced the endobronchial tube with another product and completed the procedure. to date, there has been no patient injury or harm.
  • Acción
    Device Technologies Australia (DTA) is requesting customers to immediately cease the use of affected devices. Customers are further requested to inspect and quarantine affected stock prior to their return to DTA for a replacement.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Left Double Lumen Endobronchial Tube with Parker Flex-TipProduct Codes: WL-I-PFTDL-28, WL-I-PFTDL-32, WL-I-PFTDL-35, WL-I-PFTDL-37, WL-I-PFTDL-39 and WL-I-PFTDL-41Batch Numbers: 608DL1325A, 608DL1325B, 608DL1325C, 608DL1325D, 608DL1325E and 608DL1325F ARTG Number: 170268
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