Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall GE Revolution CT computed tomography xray systems

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.

¿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, x-ray, tomography, computed - Product Code JAK
  • Causa
    A required quality control test was not performed during installation associated with the software of the revolution ct scanner.
  • Acción
    GE Healthcare Planned Action (s) to repair defect or to bring product into Compliance letter dated January 16, 2015 to GE Healthcare. 1. A GE Healthcare service representative will perform a noise specification and tolerance calibration to correct all affected systems via Field Action Instruction (FMI 25457). 2. A customer notification letter which includes a statement that GE Healthcare will without charge, remedy the defect or bring the product into compliance. CDRH approves the CAP subject to the following conditions: 1. Notification of all dealers and purchasers is to be made within 15 working days of receipt of this letter in the manner specified in 21 CFR 1003.21 and 1003.22. This office and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) district office coordinator noted below are to be included in the notification. 2. GE Healthcare Surgery will implement this CAP by May 1, 2015. You may proceed or continue with implementation of the CAP (subject to the conditions noted above). Call Center phone numbers: United States: 800 437-1171, Japan: 0120-055-919 Information For other countries, please contact your local GE Healthcare Service Representative if you have any questions or concerns regarding this notification.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Software version: 14MW14.29
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution to the states of CA, FL, IL, NY, UT and WA.
  • Descripción del producto
    The Revolution CT is a multi-slice (256 detector row) CT scanner consisting of a gantry, patient table, scanner desktop (operator console), system cabinet, power distribution unit (POU). and interconnecting cables.The system includes image acquisition hardware, image acquisition and reconstruction software, and associated accessories.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    GE Healthcare, 3000 N Grandview Blvd, Waukesha WI 53188-1615
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source