Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall DRXMobile Retrofit Kit

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 Carestream Health 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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • 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
    Solid state x-ray imager (flat panel/digital imager) - Product Code MQB
  • Causa
    Carestream health inc. has conducted a voluntary field action which includes the installation of a software patch on the following: drx-revolution mobile x-ray, drx-mobile and drx transportable systems with directview version 5.5 and 5.6 console software when used with drx-1 detector version 69 firmware. carestream recently received reports of a non-diagnostic image on exams when a normal exposure.
  • Acción
    The firm, Carestream Health Inc., sent an "Urgent: Medical Device Recall" letter dated August 29, 2013 to its customers. The letter described the product, problem and actions taken. Carestream has developed a software patch that will allow Normal Exposure Mode and Extended Exposure Mode images to be taken in any order and will install the patch in all DRX-Revolution, DRC-Mobile and DRX-Transportable Systems with software version 5.5 or higher and Detector firmware version 69 or higher. No DRX Transportables were affected. Your Carestream service representative will install the patch at your next service call. If you have questions or concerns, or if you experience an issue prior to our visit, please contact the Carestream Customer Care Center at 1-800-328-2910, 8am through 8pm Eastern Standard Time.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model: DRX Mobile Serial numbers: all serial numbers manufactured with version 5.5 software and version 69 firmware
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide distribution:AL, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MI, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, and WV.
  • Descripción del producto
    CARESTREAM DRX -Mobile Retrofit Kit, Catalog number: 1019397. Made in U.S.A. by Carestream Health, Inc. 150 Verona Street Rochester, NY 14608 || to perform radiographic x-ray examinations on all pediatric and adult patients
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Carestream Health Inc., 150 Verona St, Rochester NY 14608-1733
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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