Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Boston Scientific COGNIS CRTD

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 Boston Scientific CRM 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 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
    Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Defibrillator - Product Code LWP
  • Causa
    Boston scientific cardiac rhythm management retrieved devices that could be subject to a potential for acute non-secure lead connections when implanted. nonsecure lead connections can manifest as high impedance, or lead electrogram artifacts resulting in oversensing and/or inappropriate delivery of therapy.
  • Acción
    Boston Scientific Corporation field personnel began retrieving devices containing the original set screw system on Friday, July 17, 2009. If needed a letter, dated 07/17/2009 was left with the hospital administrator letting them know that product has been collected for return to Boston Scientific Corporation. Replacement devices will be provided at no charge. If the field personnel was unable to contact the hospital in the time provided, a notification letter dated July 22, 2009 was sent via Federal Express to the hospital. This letter was directed to the EP Catheter Lab Manager with a cc to the Hospital Risk Manager, Hospital Administrator and Purchasing and Central Supply. The letter asked that the affected devices not be implanted and to contact their local representative for pick-up and return. The firm will replace the affected devices. Please direct questions to your local Sales representative or Boston Scientific Corporation CRM Technical Services by calling 1-800-227-3422.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model N118, Serial numbers: 559134, 559655, 560551, 561872, 561997, 562290, 562354, 562357, 563022, 563129, 564231, 564257, 564276 and 564489 and  Model N119, Serial numbers: 002009, 005588, 005947, 006015, 008336, 008383, 011748, 016012, 016410, 018621, 019026, 019284, 024632, 024670, 024705, 025094, 025446, 026128, 026211, 026713, 026935, 028047, 032967, 033881, 035717, 035791, 035824, 037277, 044056, 046565 and 046574.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    U.S. Distribution only (states of AZ, CA, CT, FL, GA, IA, IL, KY, MD, MO, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, WI, and Washington D.C.) and Puerto Rico.
  • Descripción del producto
    Boston Scientific COGNIS CRT-D, Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Defibrillator, Models N118 and N119. Sterilized using ethylene oxide. Boston Scientific, 4100 Hamline Avenue North, St. Paul, MN 66112-5798, USA. || The product is indicated for patients who are at risk for sudden cardiac death due to ventricular arrhythmias and may require pacing support. COGNIS devices also provide bi-ventricular pacing.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Boston Scientific CRM Corp, 4100 Hamline Ave N, Saint Paul MN 55112-5700
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