Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall CURVEDTIP STAPLER 30,IS4000

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 Intuitive Surgical, 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.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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,surgical,computer controlled instrument - Product Code NAY
  • Causa
    Field failures were reported related to the da vinci xi surgical system endowrist stapler 45 and 30 instruments having an interruption in shaft rotation and / or instrument jaws not opening.
  • Acción
    Intuitive sent a Stop Use e-mail to all affected sites on July 14, 2016 to inform users of the issue prior to the commencement of a recall. E-mail described the problem and asked that all surgeons who use the stapler be informed to immediately stop use. Formal letters will follow. Medical Device Recall letters were sent on July 21, 2016. Customers were instructed to return quarantined affected product whether used or unused to Intuitive Surgical. Customers should contact customer service to initiate the standard Return Material Authorization (RMA) process by phone or email: North and South America: 800-876-1310, option 3 (6AM to 5PM PST) Email: Europe, Middle East, Asia and Africa Phone: 800-821-2020 or +41 21 821 2020 Email: Customers were also instructed to complete the attached Return Acknowledgement Form and submit via email to Regulatory Compliance at or by fax to +1 (408) 523-0619. For questions regarding this recall call 408-523-2100. 10-31-16 Update: Monthly status update states that an additional 93 instruments have been identified and an additional communication will be sent to these sites in Mid November 2016,


  • Modelo / Serial
    All model 470530
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US (nationwide) Internationally to Australia, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany. Italy. Japan, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, and Turkey,
  • Descripción del producto
    CURVED-TIP STAPLER 30,IS4000; Model number 470530; || General and Plastic Surgery: || The Intuitive Surgical da Vinci EndoWrist Stapler 30 Instrument and Stapler 30 Reloads are intended to be used with the da Vinci Xi Surgical System (Model IS4000) for resection, transection and/or creation of anastomoses in General, Thoracic, Gynecologic, and Urologic surgery. The device is indicated for adult || and pediatric use. The device can be used with staple line or tissue buttressing material.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Intuitive Surgical, Inc., 1266 Kifer Rd Bldg 100, Sunnyvale CA 94086-5304
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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