Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Hitachi Scenaria CT System 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 Hitachi Medical Systems America 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
    System, x-ray, tomography, computed - Product Code JAK
  • Causa
    Hitachi discovered a software error in the reconstruction status function that creates a potential risk that a patient study will not be fully reconstructed. when multiple reconstructions are queued for processing, if a queue is suspended and the task order changed, the second queue may not reconstruct the full range of slices. this may result in missing diagnostic data.
  • Acción
    Hitachi sent a "Device Correction Notice" dated May 4, 2012 to their customers. The notice identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. Customers were instructed to "not use the Reconstruction Status" function to suspend active reconstructions until the software problem can be corrected. They also informed their customers that a representative will visit their facility to install the software update to permanently resolve the issue at no cost to the facility. For further information regarding this notice call 800-800-3106 x3720.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial #'s S5001 - S5011
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distribution to the following states of: MD, MI, MX, ND, NY, OH and TX.
  • Descripción del producto
    Hitachi Scenaria CT System Software || Product Usage: The Scenaria system is indicated to acquire axial volumes of the whole body including the head. The images can be acquired in either axial, helical, gated or dynamic modes. The volume datasets acquired by the Scenaria can be post processed by the Scenaria to provide additional information. Post processing capabilities included in the Scenaria software include CT angiography (CTA), Multi-planar reconstruction (MPR) and volume rendering.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc, 1959 Summit Commerce Park, Twinsburg OH 44087
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source