Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de AXIOM Luminos dRFsystem

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 Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

¿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
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • 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
    Interventional fluoroscopic x-ray system - Product Code OWB
  • Causa
    It was determined that under rare environmental conditions (i.E., extremely dry air in combination with a highly isolated floor) electrostatic discharges (esd) >8 kv may trigger an unintended movement of the axiom luminos drfsystem which may lead to an emergency situation and pose danger to the patients, operating personnel or to the unit.
  • Acción
    Siemens sent an Safety Advisory Notice dated April 11, 2014, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. What steps can the user take to avoid the potential risk of this issue? Press one of the red emergency STOP buttons immediately in case of an unintended movement. The system needs to be restarted afterwards to be fully functional again. How will the issue finally be resolved? Siemens is preparing a modification of the Luminos dRF system control console that will resolve this potential malfunction. The field modification will be available by end of May 2014. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation with this safety advisory notice and ask you to immediately instruct your personnel accordingly. Please ensure that this safety advisory notice is placed in the system's instructions for use until the update has been installed. If you have sold this device/equipment and it is no longer in your possession, we kindly ask that you forward this safety notice to the new owner of this device/equipment. Please inform us about the new owner of the device/equipment. For further questions please call (610) 219-6300.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model number: 10094200, serial numbers:4332 4291 4323 4430 3061 4331 4238 4297 4201 4024 3098 4252 4372 4354 4077 3050 3108 4327 4342 4251 3053 3114 4156 3145 3096 4043 3181 4208 3090 4143 4051 4199 4401 4405 4151 4373 4276
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Class II Recall - US Distribution including the states of IL,VA, TN, PA, TX, MN, GA, MI, IN, OH, FL, CA, OR, NY, ME, MO, OK, CO and NJ.
  • Descripción del producto
    AXIOM Luminos dRFsystem || The Axiom Luminos dRF is intended to be used as a universal diagnostic imaging system for radiographic and fluoroscopic studies. Using a digital flat detector, it can perform a range of applications including general R/F, angiography and pediatric examinations. The Axiom Luminos dRF is a device intended to visualize anatomical structures by converting a pattern of X-ray into a visible image.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc, 51 Valley Stream Pkwy, Malvern PA 19355
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source