Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Fresenius

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 Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, 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
    Hemodialysis system for home use - Product Code ONW
  • Causa
    Upgrade software to implement new on screen graphics and instructions, the addition of a bracket on the side of the machine to temporarily hold the bloodlines during set up in order to conform to approved 510(k).
  • Acción
    Fresenius Medical NA issued a formal field correction notification dated May 4 ,2011, sent by certified mail with return receipt requested. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. The customer was notified of the retrofit that would be done to their machines. The patients' facilities were made aware of the changes that would be made to each of their patient's 2008K@home machines on May 4, 2011. On May 13, 2011, all facilities with active 2008K@home machines were sent a notification letter of the retrofit. Please return the receipt for confirmation that you have received this notice. Please call (781) 699-2053, to schedule a certified technician to conduct the machine retrofit.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All serial numbers
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution. Canada - FMCNA is not conducting the recall to Canada, as Health Canada did not require the same modifications to the machines
  • Descripción del producto
    Fresenius 2008K@home || The Fresenius 2008K@home is indicated for acute and chronic dialysis therapy in an acute or chronic facility. The 2008K@home is also indicated for hemodialysis in the home and must be observed by a trained and qualified person as prescribed by their physician.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Inc., 920 Winter St, Waltham MA 02451-1521
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source