Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall HeartStart MRx Monitor/Defibrillator

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 Philips Electronics North America Corporation.

¿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 1
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Automated external defibrillators (non-wearable) - Product Code MKJ
  • Causa
    Affected units may have a defective component that is intended to protect the internal circuitry from high voltages during shock delivery. the defective component may also prevent delivery of shocks in aed mode.
  • Acción
    Philips Healthcare sent an Urgent Medical Device Correction Notification/Field Safety Notice letter dated June, 2017 to their customers. The letter identified the affected product, problem, hazard involved and actions to be taken. Philips is requesting that customers report if their device fails to function as intended. Philips will contact all customers for device replacement once parts are available. If you need further information or support concerning this action, please contact your local Philips representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial Numbers:  US00601802, US00601968, US00601969, US00602114, US00602122, US00602124, US00602125, US00602126, US00602127, US00602128, US00602145, US00602180, US00602182, US00602184, US00602185, US00602186, US00602187, US00602189, US00602206, US00602236, US00602237, US00602238, US00602239, US00602240, US00602241, US00602242, US00602243, US00602244, US00602245, US00602246, US00602247, US00602248, US00602250, US00602251, US00602252, US00602253, US00602254, US00602344, US00602345, US00602346, US00602347, US00602348, US00602349, US00602350, US00602351, US00602352, US00602353, US00602354, US00602355, US00602356, US00602357, US00602358, US00602359, US00602360, US00602361, US00602362, US00602363, US00602364, US00602365, US00602366, US00602367, US00602368, US00602369, US00602370, US00602371, US00602372, US00602373, US00602374, US00602375, US00602376, US00602377
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    No U.S. distribution, Internationally to: India, Ireland, Japan, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, South Africa & United Kingdom
  • Descripción del producto
    MRx Defibrillator Model # M3535A & M3536A, UDI 00884838000018(21)US00601969 || Product Usage: || The HeartStart MRx is for use for the termination of ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation. The device is for use by qualified medical personnel trained in the operation of the device and qualified by training in basic life support, advanced cardiac support, or defibrillation. It must be used by or on the order of a physician
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Philips Electronics North America Corporation, 3000 Minuteman Rd, Andover MA 01810-1032
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source