Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Philips HeartStart MRx Defibrillator/Monitor

Según New Zealand Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en New Zealand que fue producido por Philips Medical Systems (USA).

¿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
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    Data from New Zealand is current through July 2018. All of the data comes from the New Zealand Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority, 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 New Zealand.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Recalling Organisation: Philips New Zealand Commercial Limited, Level 3, 123 Carlton Gore Road, Newmarket, AUCKLAND 1023
  • Causa
    Mrx model m3535a with software version f.03.06 and earlier, and model m3536a with version t.00.05 and earlier may stop the automated ready-for-use (rfu) test in an abnormal state when the device is turned off. if this occurs, the rfu indicator window displays a pattern that is not documented in the instructions for use or service manual. if this pattern appears and the device is turned on, it will revert the rfu back to an hourglass, indication that it is fully functional in all monitoring and therapy modes. there is no clinical risk if the device that has displayed this rfu pattern is turned on and put into service.
  • Acción
    Software to be upgraded


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model: M3535A and M3536A, Affected: , Software version: F.03.06 and T.00.05 and earlier
  • Manufacturer


  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source