Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Medtronic MiniMed Guardian Monitor

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 MiniMed 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
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • 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
    Sensor, glucose, invasive - Product Code MDS
  • Causa
    Medtronic minimed is recalling the guardian real-time monitors because of a manufacturing issue that has the potential to compromise the water resistance of the affected guardian monitors.
  • Acción
    Medical Device Recall letters dated July 21, 2014 andJuly 22, 2014 were sent to distributors, patients, and healthcare providers who purchased the Guardian REAL time monitors. The letters inform the customers of the problems identified and the actions to be taken. Distributors with questions are instructed to email If healthcare professionals want to speak to Medtronic's medical officers then they are instructed to call (818) 576-4211, ext. 64511. Customers and healthcare professionals' patients are instructed to call Guardian Recall Hotline at (800) 646-4633, ext. 21090, 8am-6pm, CST.


  • Modelo / Serial
    CSS7100 and CSS7100K
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide:Distribution - US Nationwide and the countries of Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland.
  • Descripción del producto
    Medtronic MiniMed Guardian Monitor, Model No. CSS7100, CSS7100K || Product Usage: The Medtronic MiniMed model CSS7100 and CSS7100K Guardian REAL-Time monitors are used in combination with the Minilink transmitter and Sof-sensor glucose sensor for continuous monitoring of subcutaneous glucose concentration. The information provided by these devices is intended for use in identifying potential episodes of high or low blood glucose. The information provided is not intended to be used directly for making therapy adjustment but rather to assist the user in determining that an additional fingerstick glucose measurement may be appropriate. Per the product labeling, all therapy adjustments should be based on fingerstick glucose measurements obtained using standard home glucose meters and not on the sensor glucose values provided by the Guardian REAL-Time monitor. The CSS7100 and CSS7100K monitors are identical expect for the fact that the CSS7100K monitor is a pediatric version that has a minimum programmable low alert setting of 90 mg/dL. The minimum programmable low glucose alert setting for the adult model (CSS7100) is 40 mg/dL.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Medtronic MiniMed Inc., 18000 Devonshire St, Northridge CA 91325-1219
  • 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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