Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Vaxcel and Xcela PICC with PASV Valve Technology/Kits, BioFlo PICC Triple Lumen with Endexo and PASV Valve Technology/Kits

Según Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Australia que fue producido por Emergo Asia Pacific Pty Ltd T/a Emergo Australia.

¿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, navilyst medical is recalling picc catheters that contain valve(s) manufactured prior to 15 july 2014. valves manufactured after this date incorporate a manufacturing specification change that reduces the incidence of haemolysis during blood sampling through the picc catheter. use of the picc catheters that are subject to this recall may have an increased incidence of haemolysed blood samples which may require additional peripheral access or replacement of the picc catheter. to date, no patient injuries have been reported to navilyst medical as a result of this issue.
  • Acción
    Emergo is advising users to inspect stock and return any unused affected product to the distributor. This action has been closed-out on 30/01/2017.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Vaxcel and Xcela PICC with PASV Valve Technology/Kits, BioFlo PICC Triple Lumen with Endexo and PASV Valve Technology/KitsMultiple models affectedMultiple lot numbers affectedARTG Numbers: 178780, 203831
  • Manufacturer