Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Baxter VLINK Luer Activated Device with Vitalshield NonDEHP Catheter Extension Set Kit

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 Baxter Healthcare 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.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 3
  • 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
    Device, vein stabilization - Product Code LBJ
  • Causa
    The removable paper liner covering the adhesive strip that is used to secure the catheter stabilization device to the patient is pyrogenic. the device is labeled as nonpyrogenic.
  • Acción
    Baxter issued Urgent Product Recall letters dated September 17, 2010 to the affected direct accounts. The accounts were informed that the paper lining covering the adhesive strip that is used to secure the catheter stabilization device to the patient was found to be pyrogenic. The accounts were requested to discontinue use and segregate the affected lots of products from inventory and call Baxter Healthcare Center for Service at 1-888-229-0001, Monday through Friday, 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM CT, to arrange for the return of the affected product for credit. The accounts were also requested to complete and fax back to Baxter the enclosed reply sheet confirming receipt of the letter and the amount of each product being returned. If the accounts further distributed the products, they were requested to forward the communication to those accounts. Clinical questions regarding the communication are directed to the Medical Information Services at Baxter at 1-800-933-0303. Any other questions may be directed to the Center for One Baxter at 1-800-422-9837.


  • Modelo / Serial
    catalog 6N8220, lot numbers R09L05048, R09L08018, R09L08125, R09L17076, R09L17258 and R10A26142
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution: Throughout the US.
  • Descripción del producto
    Baxter V-Link Luer Activated Device with Vitalshield Protective Coating Non-DEHP Catheter Extension Set Kit; 7.6" (19.3 cm), Vol. 1.0 mL, 1 Catheter Extension Set with Luer Activated Device with Silver for IV Access and Male Luer Lock Adapter with Retractable Collar, 1 VITAL-HOLD medium catheter stabilization device, 2 foam tape strips; an Rx sterile convenience kit for IV infusions; 50 units per case; Manufactured by an affiliate of Baxter Healthcare Corp., Deerfield, IL 60015 U.S.A., Made in Costa Rica; catalog 6N8220
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Baxter Healthcare Corp., Rt. 120 & Wilson Rd, Round Lake IL 60073
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