Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Focal Radiation 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 Computerized Medical Systems 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
  • 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
    System,planning,radiation therapy treatment - Product Code MUJ
  • Causa
    Focal: in absolute dose mode a beam with a port may be calculated with open normalization, with the result that the displayed dose reflects open normalization while the monitor units and qa plan reflect blocked normalization. this is particularly important when these beams also include compensators. the problem is detectable by looking at the delivered dose to the weight point in the patient as.
  • Acción
    Computerized Medical Systems Inc sent a "CUSTOMER ADVISORY" letter dated March 2008 to all affected customers. The letter describes the product, the problem and the actions to be taken. The firm provided a workaround for customers that states "Alternatively the plan can be imported directly into XIO". A copy of the Advisory was shipped with software within the affected range to those requesting a software upgrade. The issue was resolved in Focal Release 4.40.00 introduced in June 2008. The firm will send out a User Notice to all sites still running affected software to remind them that the issue resolution is available. For further questions, please call (403) 830-8023.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Focal Release 4.3.1 through 4.34.02
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- USA (nationwide) and the countries of Albania, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Peru, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, Uruguay, and Venezuela.
  • Descripción del producto
    Focal Radiation Treatment Planning System, Focal Release 4.3.1 through 4.34.02. || For use in radiation treatment planning using generally accepted contouring methods. The Focal software allows users to access XiO and other RTP systems from a remote PC-based system and provides the user with the ability to edit and modify patient data from a Windows-based PC and transfer the information back to the RTP system.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Computerized Medical Systems Inc, 13723 Riverport Drive, Suite 100, Maryland Heights MO 63043
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source