Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Hemochron Signature Elite Whole Blood Microcoagulation 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 International Technidyne Corp..

¿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
  • 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
    Upc Reader (bar code reader) - Product Code RFZ
  • Causa
    There is a mismatch between the class of the laser barcode scanner and the labeling of the hemochron signature elite: some of the devices were inadvertently equipped with class ii laser barcode scanner instead of the intended class i barcode scanner.
  • Acción
    Urgent - Medical Device Recall - Hemochron Signature Elite letters, dated February 24, 2010, by Federal Express to all direct customers. The letter informed customers of the issue and stated that the problem does not negatively affect the performance of the product and to continue using the product as intended. In addition, customers are to notify the appropriate personnel about the notice, complete and return the attached form, and an ITC representative will contact customers to discuss arrangements to re-label their devices. Customers can contact ITC Technical Support at 800-579-2255 (US) or 732-548-5700 ext 4700 (International) if they have any questions regarding this issue and notice. Customers can also email with questions.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial numbers SE2830 to SE2854 (inclusive); SE2880 to SE4789 (inclusive); SE0260, SE0366, SE0567, SE0764, SE0843, SE0970, SE1086, SE1198, SE1208, SE1212, SE1438, SE1456, SE1580, SE1711, SE2029, SE2136, SE2602, and SE2618.
  • Clase de dispositivo
    Not Classified
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- United Arab Emirates, Belgium, Canada, Switzerland, Germany, Denmark, France, United Kingdom, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Kuwait, Liechtenstein, Netherlands, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sweden, and Singapore.
  • Descripción del producto
    Hemochron Signature Elite Whole Blood Microcoagulation (IVD) System. || The system is intended to be used only with test cuvettes that are available from ITC.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    International Technidyne Corp., 6-8 Olsen Avenue, Edison NJ 08820-2419
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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