Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Linear Accelerator

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 Siemens Medical Solutions USA, 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
    Accelerator, linear, medical - Product Code IYE
  • Causa
    A potential safety issue was discovered when a pause for an imaging segment is inserted (where an imaging segment does not exist) with the artiste and rt therapist 4.1 system will continue to the next image.
  • Acción
    Siemens sent an "Urgent: Medical Device Correction/ Customer Safety Advisory Notice" letter to all affected customers starting June 3, 2011. The letter describes the product, problem, and instructions to prevent mistreatment. The letter states that Siemens is working on an updated version of RTT 4.1 that will fix the issues. Users will be notified as soon as the update for the system is available. The customers were instructed to include Customer Safety Advisory notice in their syngo RT Therapist 4.1 System Owner Manual chapter "Safety Advisory Letters" where it should remain.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Therapist Express Basic, Part Number 08151289; Therapist Express Assist, Part Number 08151297; syngo RT Therapist Assist, Part Number 08162807; syngo RT Therapist, Part Number 08162815; syngo RT Therapist Connect/MOSIAQ OIS, Part Number 08168754.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) including the states of: DE, FL, KY, LA, MA, MI, MO, NE, NJ, OH, PA, TN, WI, UT, WV and Puerto Rico and the countries of: Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Lebanon, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines, Poland, Republic of Korea, Russian Fed, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Norway, Spain, Turkey and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    ARTISTE Linear Accelerator with RT Therapist v4.1 system. || Siemens Medical Solutions, Kemnath, Germany. || Distributed by Siemens Medical Solutions, Concord, CA 94520. || Product Usage: Linear Accelerators used to deliver X-ray photon and electron radiation for therapeutic treatment of cancer.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc, 4040 Nelson Ave, Concord CA 94520-1200
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