Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall DICOM Query/Retrieve, version 1.1.4

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 Medtronic Navigation, 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
  • 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
    Neurological stereotaxic instrument - Product Code HAW
  • Causa
    Software allows incorrect patient or patient history to be displayed.
  • Acción
    Medtronic Navigation sent a "FIELD SAFETY NOTICE" letter dated June 2, 2011 to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, problem and description of the corrective action. The letter states that Medtronic field representatives will visit each consumer/user and upgrade the version of DICOM Q/R to 1.1.5. Further information is available by contacting Medtronic Navigation Technical Services at 1-800-595-9709.


  • Modelo / Serial
    DICOM Query/Retrieve, version 1.1.4. Individual part # 9733808, or as part of a system order, DICOM Q/R Software Kit, part # 9733933.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution - USA (nationwide) -- including states of: TX, NC, ID, FL, OH, UT, CA, TN, IL, AZ, NE, LA, PA, OR, AR, MI, NJ, MD and countries of: Canada, Denmark, Finland, Great Britain, Hungary, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Netherlands, Poland, South Africa, Spain, and Taiwan.
  • Descripción del producto
    DICOM Query/Retrieve, version 1.1.4. Individual part # 9733808, or as part of a system order, DICOM Q/R Software Kit, part # 9733933. DICOM Query/Retrieve software is installed on Medtronic StealthStation systems. || Product Usage: DICOM Query/Retrieve software enables the user to query a hospital Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) for patient DICOM scans. The user can then transfer the identified scan to a Medtronic StealthStation system.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Medtronic Navigation, Inc., 826 Coal Creek Cir, Louisville CO 80027-9710
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.
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