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Según Saudi Food & Drug Authority, este evento ( translation missing: es.activerecord.attributes.event.types.recall_field_safety_notice ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Saudi Arabia que fue producido por GE Healthcare.

¿Qué es esto?

Las notificaciones de seguridad de campo son comunicaciones sobre acciones que se pueden estar tomando en relación con un producto que se encuentra en el mercado, enviadas por los fabricantes de dispositivos médicos o sus representantes. Estas notificaciones son principalmente para trabajadores de la salud, pero también para usuarios. Pueden incluir alertas y retiro de equipos.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
    Recall / Field Safety Notice
  • ID del evento
    mdprc 012 05 11 000
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    Saudi data is current through January 2019. All of the data comes from the Saudi Food & Drug 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 Saudi Arabia.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Report Source: NCMDR
    SFDA urges all hospitals that have devices subjected to recall, to contact the company
  • Causa
    Ge healthcare has become aware that in the event of a significant power surge, such as one that might be caused by a lightning strike or a utility equipment failure; there is a possibility that the fuse in the mru (magnet rundown unit) circuit could be affected. this situation could indirectly lead to a potential hazard if an emergency magnet quench is required.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Optima MR450w, Discovery MR450, Discovery MR750, Signa HDx. Signa HDxt, Signa HFO, GE 1.5T Signa HDe, GE 1.5T Signa HDsv, Signa Excite 1.5T & 3T All MRU units (5196918) shipped to the field between October/01/2009 – December/10/2010 will be included in the fix.
  • Descripción del producto
    The involved systems are whole body magnetic resonance scanners designed to support high resolution and high signal-to-noise ratio images in short exam times. They are indicated for use as a diagnostic imaging device to produce axial, sagittal, coronal, and oblique anatomical images, spectroscopic data, parametric maps, or dynamic images of the structures or functions of the entire body.
  • Manufacturer