Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Kodak DirectView DR 7500 Diagnostic XRay 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 Carestream Health, 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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  • 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, stationary - Product Code KPR
  • Causa
    An on-site evaluation of the equipment parts that attach the beta assembly (x-ray tube and collimator) to the over head tube crane (otc) telescope was completed by carestream health (csh) service engineering. inspection of these parts revealed that the tab on the lock washer was not bent into the lock nut recess and because the beta assembly detached from the otc telescope, the lock nut was not sufficiently tightened.
  • Acción
    Carestream will notify all DR 7500 customers of the issue and schedule a Field Engineer to inspect and repair the system if required. Specific instructions (Service Modification) for the inspection and repair will followed by the Carestream Field Engineer in order to complete the correction. Documented evidence of the Field Engineer visit will be noted in the Carestream service engineering record for each affected system. Carestream estimates that the plan of correction will be completed within 2-4 weeks


  • Modelo / Serial
    The device can be tracked according to service code. The service code for the DR 7500 system is 8087.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide and the countries of (United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, Turkey, Taiwan, Switzerland, Sweden, Spain, South Africa, Portugal, Poland, Oman, New Zealand, Netherlands, Kuwait, Italy, Israel, Hong Kong, Germany, France, Finland, Denmark, Dubai, Czech Republic, China, Korea, Belgium, Australia, and Amsterdam.
  • Descripción del producto
    Kodak DirectView DR 7500 Diagnostic X-Ray System || Product Usage: The DR 7500 system is a permanently installed diagnostic x-ray system composed of 4 main components: an operator console, over head tube crane, x-ray tube assembly including a collimator and stationary generator. In addition the device can use an x-ray table and /or wallstand/bucky to complete x-ray exposures. The DR 7500 System is a permanently installed diagnostic x-ray system for generation of x-rays for examination of various anatomical regions.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Carestream Health, Inc., 1049 W Ridge Rd, Rochester NY 14615-2731
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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