Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall INSTRUMENT ARM DRAPE

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 Intuitive Surgical, 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.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • 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,surgical,computer controlled instrument - Product Code NAY
  • Causa
    Specific lots of the instrument arm drapes were manufactured with a sterile adaptor that may have difficulty engaging an instrument.
  • Acción
    Intuitive Surgical sent an Urgent Medical Device Correction letters dated July 16, 2012 via Fed Ex to all affected customers in the US. The customers outside of the US were notified starting July 17, 2012. The letter identified the affected products, problem and actions to be taken. Customers were instructed to Identify affected lots, order replacement products and return both full and partial boxes of the affected products for credit as soon as unaffected products are available. All staff should be made aware of the issue. Customers were instructed to complete and return the acknowledgement form immediately. Questions and concerns should be directed to Intuitive Customer Service at 1-800-876-1310. EXPANSION: Intuitive discovered an additional lot (Lot DA121075) of Instrument Arm Drape IS2000, 20 pack that should have been included in the recall and expanded the recall on September 4, 2012. Letters to customers were sent by Fed Ex on September 5, 2012.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Part number: 420015-03;  Lot numbers: D120745A, D120765, D120795, D120845, D120895A, D120935, D120955.  EXPANDED - added lot DA121075.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide and the countries of: Australia, Spain, India, Italy and Saudi Arabia.
  • Descripción del producto
    INSTRUMENT ARM DRAPE IS2000, 20 PACK: || Product Usage: || The intended use of the Instrument arm drape is to protect equipment from contamination and to maintain a sterile field during surgical procedures using the da Vinci Surgical Systems.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Intuitive Surgical, Inc., 1266 Kifer Rd Bldg 100, Sunnyvale CA 94086-5304
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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