Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Centricity Cardio Imaging

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 GE Healthcare It.

¿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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • 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
    System, image processing, radiological - Product Code LLZ
  • Causa
    Ge healthcare is aware of a potential safety risk where an image labeling situation exists in the image viewer software of the centricity cardio imaging product, version 5.0 sp1. multiple studies may be displayed side by side by selecting "compare study" from the study list, or by opening prior studies in the patient folder. in these cases, the viewer differentiates the studies wityh a label (curr.
  • Acción
    GE Healthcare IT mailed an IMPORTANT PRODUCT INFORMATION letter dated October 2, 2012 to the only consignee of this product. The letter notified the customer of the issue, provided temporary instructions on how to use safely use the software until a new software version can be installed, and advises that a software correction will be made available in the near future. Customers who have any questions can contact their local GEHC-IT service representative or call GE Healthcare's Remote Online Center (ROC) Customer Care Center at 1-800-437-1171.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Software Version: 5.0
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    USA Nationwide Distribution in the state of OK
  • Descripción del producto
    Centricity Cardio Imaging 5.0 is a software only Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS). || Product Usage: It will be sold as a software only device to operate on general purpose computing hardware. Centricity Cardio Imaging receives medical images and other information from various data sources. Information can be stored, communicated, processed and displayed within the system or across computer networks at distributed locations. Centricity Cardio Imaging is intended to assist trained professionals in the viewing, analysis and diagnostic interpretation of images and other information for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac and vascular disease. These trained professionals include but are not limited to physicians, cardiologists, radiologists, nurses, medical technicians and assistants. Centricity Cardio Imaging is not intended for use in the patient vicinity.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    GE Healthcare It, 540 W Northwest Hwy, Barrington IL 60010-3051
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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