Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall 43410 FRAMELESS SRS QA TARGET POINTER

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 Brainlab AG.

¿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
    Accelerator, linear, medical - Product Code IYE
  • Causa
    The frameless srs qa target pointer - pointer cap with the engraved cross hairs may become loose even when only a moderate force is applied to the pointer cap.
  • Acción
    BrainLab sent an "FIELD SAFETY NOTICE / PRODUCT NOTIFICATION" dated July 9, 2013, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to discontinue use of the SRS QA Target Pointer. Consignees can instead use the Phantom Pointer feature until Brainlab can provide replacement hardware. Brainlab anticipates being able to provide all impacted facilities with replacement hardware by the end of July 2013. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience and thank you in advance for your co-operation. If you require further clarification, please feel free to contact your local Brainlab Customer Support Representative. Customer Hotline: +49 89 99 15 68 44 or +1 800 597 5911 (for US customers) or by E-mail: Fax Brainlab AG: + 49 89 99 15 68 33


  • Modelo / Serial
    Part No. 43410
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Distribution only to AR., and the countries of Australia, Germany and Japan.
  • Descripción del producto
    BRAINLAB; FRAMELESS SRS QA TARGET POINTER || Robotics is a device used to compensate rotational patient misalignment (roll and pitch) in a linear accelerator environment for stereotactic radiosurgery or radiotherapy procedures. The Frameless Radiosurgery Components are a device used for fixation, localization and repositioning of the patient's: head and neck; and head, neck, and shoulders, in a linear accelerator environment for stereotactic radiosurgery/radiotherapy procedures.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Brainlab AG, Kapellenstrasse 12, Feldkirchen Germany
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source