Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall ATF 40 (item 9108491)

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 Fresenius Kabi, LLC.

¿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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  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Apparatus, autotransfusion - Product Code CAC
  • Causa
    Using at1 autotransfusion set from specific batches in combination with the auto transfusion device cats continuous autotransfusion has led to insufficient suction of shed blood from the collection reservoir. the results in the failure message "alarm blood flow" and the cats device stops in a secure mode.
  • Acción
    Fresenius Kabi sent out a Technical Notification letter dated March 29, 2010, to one distributor located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The distributor sent the technical notification with a cover letter to each of their customer's that had ordered AT1's, ATF120's and ATF40's over the last year. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken. Customers were notified that the autotransfusion prime and / or washing procedure can be continued after alarm blood flow by following Alternative procedures. The Technical Notification informs the distributor about the problem of the AT1 (item #9005101), but also mentions the other two products ATF120 (item #9108501) and ATF40 (item #9108491) which have no known problem. The distributor is advised to contact Fresenius Kabi, LLC for any question regarding the Technical Notification. For questions regarding this recall call (425) 242-2074.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot numbers:  YHT242, YIT012, YIT291, YKT011, YKT142, YKT283, YLT302, ZAT262, ZBT125, ZCT 032, and ZCT 295.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA and the countries of Australia,Austria, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Netherlands, Phillipines, Portugal, Switzerland, Thailand, UK, and Vietnam.
  • Descripción del producto
    The box label states: "ATF 40 Fast Start Kit 9108491...STERILE...FRESENIUS KABI...Fresenius Kabi AG 61345 Bad Hamburg Germany...Federal (USA) Law restricts this device to sale by or on order of a physician". || The ATF 40 Fast Start Kit contains one each AT1 Autotransfusion Set, ATS Suction Line, and the ATR40 Autotransfusion Reservoir. || ATS is a suction line to aspirate and add anticoagulate to shed blood from the surgical field into an autotransfusion reservoir (ATR). The ATS has a ¿ inch. suction port and is connected to a vacuum source. || ATR is an autotransfusion reservoir to collect, de-foam, filter, and store blood prior to processing. The ATR reservoirs are offered with either a 120 micron or a 40 micron filter. || ATF 40 Autotransfusion set is a disposable set, dedicated component of the Fresenius CATS Continuous Autotransfusion System, which in turn is an Autotransfusion device for the processing of autologous shed blood collected intraoperatively and postoperatively to obtain washed packed red blood cells for reinfusion.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Fresenius Kabi, LLC, 14715 Ne 95th St Ste 100, Redmond WA 98052-2566
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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