Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall GE Centricity Web Diagnostic 1.0(WebDX) Software

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 Ge Healthcare It.

¿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
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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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, image processing, radiological - Product Code LLZ
  • Causa
    There is a potential safety issue associated with the use of ge centricity pacs-iw and pacs web diagnostic software related to use of built-in reconstruction functions which may result in incorrect anatomic orientation markers.
  • Acción
    An "Urgent Medical Device Correction" letters dated February 18, 2010 to their Centricity PACS-IW software version 3.x customers and Centricity PACS Web Diagnostic software version 3.7.4.x customers, The letters advised the users of the patient safety issues associated with the use of the software when using built-in reconstruction functions, which may result in incorrect anatomic orientation markers. The separate letters provided the users with specific safety instructions for that software version to follow until the software is updated. The customers were requested to complete the enclosed customer reply form, supplying the workstation software or build number, and fax the completed form to 847-939-1479. Any questions should be directed to the Remote Online Center, Field Engineer or the GE Customer Care Center at 800-437-1171.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Software version 3.7.7.x
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korean, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Malaysia, Netherlands, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    GE Centricity Web Diagnostic 1.0(WebDX) software; GE Healthcare Integrated IT Solutions, Barrington, IL 60010. || The Intended use:The Centricity PACS-IW is used to receive medical images (including mammograms) and data from various imaging sources. Images and data can be stored, communicated, processed and displayed within the system or across computer networks at distributed locations.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Ge Healthcare It, 540 W Northwest Hwy, Barrington IL 60010-3051
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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