Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Eclipse Treatment Planning System

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 Varian Medical Systems, Inc. Oncology Systems.

¿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
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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,planning,radiation therapy treatment - Product Code MUJ
  • Causa
    Varian has identified an anomaly with the eclipse treatment planning (for radiotherapy treatments) where changing the prescription in a calculated vmat or rapidarc plan may lead to monitor units which do not reflect the new prescription. if the dose prescription of a vmat or rapidarc plan is changed after the initial dose volume optimization, the monitor units and dose distribution may not reflect.
  • Acción
    The firm, VARIAN Medical Systems, sent an "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE CORRECTION; URGENT FIELD SAFETY NOTICE" dated June 18, 2012, to all affected users. The notice described the product, problem and actions to be taken. Varian is developing a technical correction for this issue. The customers will be contacted by a Varian Customer Service representative when this correction is available to schedule its installation. If you require further clarification, please feel free to contact your local Varian Medical Systems Customer Support District or Regional Manager. In USA and Canada: 1.888.VARIAN5 (888.827.4265) Europe: +41 41 749 8844; email: Email: North America:; Australia/New Zealand:; South East Asia:; China/Asia:; Japan: and Latin America: Internet: Oncology systems customer site - and Varian Medical Systems public site -


  • Modelo / Serial
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  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA (nationwide) and countries including of: Austria, Australia, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Chile, Colombia, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France,Germany, Greece, Hungary, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Israel, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Norway, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates and Venezuela.
  • Descripción del producto
    Varian brand Varian Eclipse Treatment Planning System for radiotherapy; Model Number: H48; Product is manufactured and distributed by Varian Medical Systems Inc., Palo Alto, CA || The Eclipse Treatment Planning System (Eclipse TPS) is used to plan radiotherapy treatments for patients with malignant or benign diseases. Eclipse TPS is used to plan external beam irradiation with photon, electron and proton beams, as well as for internal irradiation (brachytherapy) treatments. In addition, the Eclipse Proton Eye algorithm is specifically indicated for planning proton treatment of neoplasms of the eye.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Varian Medical Systems, Inc. Oncology Systems, 911 Hansen Way, Palo Alto CA 94304-1028
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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