Alerta De Seguridad para cardiovascular X-ray systems

Según National Institute of Drugs and Food Surveillance (INVIMA), este evento ( alerta de seguridad ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Colombia que fue producido por Philips Medical Systems Nederland B.V. || Philips Electronics India || Philips India Limited.

¿Qué es esto?

Las alertas proporcionan información importante y recomendaciones sobre los productos. Aunque se haya emitido una alerta, esto no significa necesariamente que el producto se considera peligroso. Las alertas de seguridad, dirigidas a trabajadores de la salud y a usuarios, pueden incluir retiro de equipos. Pueden ser escritas por los fabricantes, pero también por funcionarios del área de salud.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
    Safety alert
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  • Notas / Alertas
    Colombian data is current through June 2019. All of the data comes from the National Institute of Drugs and Food Surveillance (INVIMA), 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 Colombia.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
  • Causa
    The manufacturer has detected that there is a possibility that problems may arise with the cooling system detector, due to a leak in the cooling system, liquid can be filtered out of the cooler's drip tray, if this occurs, liquid may fall on the electrical components, which could cause damage to the system and cause thermal events such as burnt smell, smoke or fire, which could lead to potential adverse events occur on the patient or users.


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  • Descripción del producto
    Monoplane or biplane systems used for diagnostic and interventional cardiovascular procedures, which have a c-arm stand suspended from the ceiling and digital image acquisition technology. Indicated for the diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases. It can also be used for diagnosis in surgical procedures and treatment for the placement of stents, pacemaker implants in people of all ages.
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