Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall CIOS ALPHA

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 Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

¿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
  • 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
    Interventional fluoroscopic x-ray system - Product Code OWB
  • Causa
    Siemens found a defective part in their production line which could increase risk of an electrical shock for service personnel when working inside the device during system maintenance. the risk of an electrical shock is only present when a service technician ignores several steps listed in the service manual as precautionary actions during device maintenance.
  • Acción
    Siemens sent a Customer Safety Advisory Notice dated February 18, 2016 to affected customers. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. The letter informed customers that Siemens is planning to replace the affected parts as a precautionary measure. A Siemens service engineer will contact each customer to schedule implementation of this precautionary measure.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model Number: 10308191
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distributed in the states of AR, CA, NE and UT
  • Descripción del producto
    CIOS ALPHA (Image-intensified fluoroscope x-ray system) || Product Usage: || The Cios Alpha is a mobile X-ray system designed to provide X-ray imaging of the anatomical structures of patient during clinical applications. Clinical applications may include but are not limited to: interventional fluoroscopic, gastro-intestinal, endoscopic, urologic, pain management, orthopedic, neurologic, vascular, cardiac, critical care and emergency room procedures. The patient population may include pediatric patients.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc, 40 Liberty Blvd, Malvern PA 19355-1418
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source