Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Medtronic 0arm Imaging 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 Medtronic Navigation, Inc.-Littleton.

¿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
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Image-intensified fluoroscopic x-ray system, mobile - Product Code OXO
  • Causa
    It has been discovered that replacement x-ray generator and system motion batteries could become damaged during shipment, resulting in unacceptable risk of failure.
  • Acción
    Medtronic's planned action to bring device into Compliance. 1. You will provide an Errata sheet to customers updating the missing and incorrect information. 2. Field Service Engineers (FSEs) will perform radiation output measurements via validated procedures to attain compliance with 21CFR part 1020.32(k)(6). 3. You will inspect and test X-ray generator and system motion batteries for damage, in accordance with the plan submitted to CDRH. Damaged batteries will be replaced. 4. You will update the systems software-based instructions for use by a software update which includes the information supplied by the Errata sheet. For further questions, please call (800) 595-9709.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model No. BI-700-00027 and BT-700-00028
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Medtronic 0-arm Imaging mobile x-ray system. || Model Numbers - B1-700-00027, || B1-700-00028
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Medtronic Navigation, Inc.-Littleton, 300 Foster Street, Littleton MA 01460-2017
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.
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