Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Ultrasound system, imaging, cardiovascular

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 GE Vingmed Ultrasound AS.

¿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: GE Healthcare Limited, 8 Tangihua Street, Auckland 1010
  • Causa
    The manufacturer has become aware of an issue where a patient other than the intended is incorrectly selected by the operator in situations where dicom worklist search response time is slow. this issue is limited to certain vivid ultrasound systems and can result in the incorrect patient information showing on the screen during the exam. if not detected by the operator, images from the actual (intended) patient will be stored under the incorrect patient after the exam.
  • Acción
    Software to be upgraded


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model: , Affected: Vivid E95/E90/E80 with software version 201, revision 54.0 and 61.0, Vivid S70/S60 with software version 201, revision 55.0 and 63.0, Vivid S70N/S60N with software version 201, revision 63.0
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