Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de 3M Universal Electrosurgical Pad

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por 3M Company - Health Care Business.

¿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.

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  • Tipo de evento
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Electrosurgical, cutting & coagulation & accessories - Product Code GEI
  • Causa
    3m is recalling universal electrosurgical pads because a report of an unintended material (process liner) in the product. this may prevent or impede the safe return of electrosurgical current following electrosurgical unit (esu) activation. this defect has the potential to increase the risk of a patient burn directly under the pad or at an alternate site of the body.
  • Acción
    3M sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated October 26, 2016 to affected customers. The letter identified the affected product, problem, and actions to be taken. Customers were instructed to complete and return the attached Customer Product Return and Recall Form. Customers with questions can contact 3M Health Care Customer Helpline at 1-800-228-3957, 8:30 am - 7:00 pm EST.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product REF 9130 Lot Numbers: 2019-02DT (Expiration 02-2019) and 2019-03DU (Expiration 03-2019) Product REF 9735-LP Lot Numbers: 2019-02DB and 2019-02CY. (Both with Expiration 02-2019)
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide in the states of AR, AZ, CA, FL, GA, ID, IL, KY, NC, NY, TN, TX, VA and the countries of Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Germany, Japan, Mexico and South Africa.
  • Descripción del producto
    3M Universal Electrosurgical Pad, REF 9130 (100 pads / case) and || 3M Universal Electrosurgical Pad with Cord, REF 9135-LP (40 pads / case) || Product Usage: || 3M Universal Electrosurgical Pads are designed to work with most electrosurgical unite (ESU) for virtually every surgical application where electrosurgery is utilized to provide a safe return path for electrosurgical current. Solid Universal Electrosurgical Pads are for use with generators that do not have a Contact Quality Monitoring System (CQMS). Split Style Universal Electrosurgical Pad is for use with ESUs that have a CQMS (i.e. REM, ARM, NESSY, etc.). 3M Universal Electrosurgical Pads are designed to be used on any patient where full skin contact and a suitable placement site can be obtained. There are no patient weight restrictions for use of this product. Use of this product for unintended application could lead to an unsafe condition.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    3M Company - Health Care Business, 3m Center 2510 Conway Ave , B# 275-5-W-6, Saint Paul MN 55144-0001
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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