Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Accent DR

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 St Jude Medical CRMD.

¿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
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • 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
    Implantable pacemaker pulse-generator - Product Code DXY
  • Causa
    St. jude medical has received reports of out of range pacing lead impedance (pli) measurements.These measurements are low and out of range (<200 ohms) but measure in range during visits to the clinic. the out of range readings are concluded as false.
  • Acción
    The firm, St. Jude Medical, sent an "IMPORTANT PRODUCT FIELD CORRECTION" letter dated September 22, 2011 to its customers by FedEx priority overnight service for planned receipt on September 23, 2011. The letter provides the customers with an explanation of the problem identified and an action to be taken. Customers were instructed that in order to prevent a false reading, a new programmer software version ( is available. This software when used to interrogate an Accent DR or Anthem CRT-P pacemaker will eliminate the potential for this anomaly to occur. The onetime upgrade is performed automatically on affected devices and will not change the operation of the implanted device. A St. Jude Medical Sales Representative will assist the customers in loading the new programmer software onto their Merlin programmer. Customers with questions or concerns, can contact their local St. Jude Medical representative or their Technical services department at (800) 722-3774.


  • Modelo / Serial
    PM2110, 2112, 2210, 2212 (Accent DR)  All lots and serial numbers
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA (nationwide) including Puerto Rico and countries of: Australia, Asia Pacific, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Korea, Kuwait, Latin America, Lebanon, Malaysia, Netherlands, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, UK, and U.A.E.
  • Descripción del producto
    Implantable Pacemaker Accent DR models PM2110 and PM2210 || St. Jude Medical pacemakers monitor and regulate a patient's heart rate with pacing therapy.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    St Jude Medical CRMD, 15900 Valley View Ct, Sylmar CA 91342-3577
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