Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Volcano s5/s5i/CORE/CORE Mobile Systems with FFR option

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 Volcano Corp.

¿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: Device Technologies New Zealand, 47 Arrenway Drive, Albany, AUCKLAND 0632
  • Causa
    Volcano corp. has discovered a very specific workflow scenario where the aortic pressure (pa) offset used in the ffr/ifr modalities will be lost or reset to 0 mmhg due to a software error. this issue can lead to an inaccurately calculated ffr or ifr value. should this occur, a clinician may rely on an inaccurate value in diagnosing a patient's condition.
  • Acción
    Software to be upgraded


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model: Volcano s5 and CORE series, Affected: Software versions 3.3, 3.4 (with and without iFR Scout technology) and v3.4 software kits
  • Manufacturer


  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source