Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Single and dual LCD monitor suspensions used on Precision RXi fluoroscopic imaging systems

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

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
    Ge healthcare has become aware of a reported incident where a monitor fell from the suspension. a fall of a monitor could result in an injury to a patient or operator. there have been no injuries reported as a result of this issue.
  • Acción
    A GE Healthcare representative will contact affected customers to arrange for the correction. In the interim, users are advised to perform a visual check before and after each use for the presence of the four (4) mounting screws. Check the secureness of these screws by hand. If these screws are present and secure, users may continue use of the system. If any of these screws are missing or can easily be turned by hand, follow the precautions below before continuing use with the monitor(s). - Position the monitor suspension in the most frequently used position and limit further movement as much as possible. - Clearly inform (e.g. through signage and verbal instructions) the users and other auxiliary personnel who may come in contact with the system to not move the monitor suspension once in position. - Contact the GE Healthcare representative to inform them of any loose or missing screws. This action has been closed-out on 17/08/2016.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Single and dual LCD monitor suspensions used on Precision RXi fluoroscopic imaging systemsARTG Number: 99423
  • Manufacturer