Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de MiniCap Extended Life PD Transfer Set with Twist Clamp (Peritoneal dialysis tubing set)

Según Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Australia que fue producido por Baxter 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 I
  • 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
    Baxter has received complaints reporting connection issues between the pd transfer set catheter connector and an adapter with this lot number. connection issues between the pd transfer set catheter connector and an adapter may lead to leaks and contamination of the fluid pathway which may result in peritonitis.
  • Acción
    Hospitals and distributors are asked to locate and return all the affected products at their facility. Health professionals are asked to ensure that home patients are notified of this recall and identify patients who are currently using the affected lot for replacing the unused transfer sets with unaffected stock. For more details, please see .This action has been closed-out on 29/01/2016.