Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall iSite PACS with Advanced Visualization Tools (AVT)

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 Medical Systems.

¿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
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  • Estado del evento
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  • 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, image processing, radiological - Product Code LLC
  • Causa
    A software anomaly that occurs when clinicians use volume vision to view images in 3d and uses the measurement tool to measure regions of interest. this could lead to an incorrect interpretation of the measurements which could cause an incorrect diagnosis and incorrect treatment plan.
  • Acción
    Philips sent an Urgent Field Safety Notice letter dated February 23, 2011, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to assure that all colleagues were aware of the problem. When using the Volume Vision software, check the correctness of measurements (graphics and numerical values) prior to saving a captured image containing measurements. Save captured images containing measurements immediately after creating them and before altering the measurements in the original image view. For any subsequent measurements, create a new capture and save it immediately. For further information or support concerning this issues, customers should contact their local Philips representative at +1-877-328-2808.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All units of these iSite PACS.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution.
  • Descripción del producto
    iSite PACS with Advanced Visualization Tools (AVT) R7.4V6L1, Versions: 3.6.87, 3.6.92, 4.1.87, and 4.1.92; || Product is manufactured and distributed by Philips Medical Systems, Foster City, CA || iSite PACS: iSite PACS is an image management system intended to be used by trained professionals, including but not limited to physicians, nurses and medical technicians. The system is a software package used with general purpose computing hardware to acquire, store, distribute, process and display images and associated data throughout a clinical environment. The software performs digital image processing, measurement, communication and storage. iSite supports receiving, sending, printing, storing and displaying studies received from the following modality types via DICOM: CT, MR, NM, US, XA, PET, DX, DR, RF, RT, MG, SC, VL, as well as hospital/radiology information systems.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Philips Medical Systems, 4100 E 3rd Ave Ste 101, Foster City CA 94404-4819
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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