Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Monode

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 DJO, LLC.

¿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
  • 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
    Diathermy, shortwave, for use in applying therapeutic deep heat - Product Code IMJ
  • Causa
    Overheating and burning of the wire insulation inside the applicator.
  • Acción
    The firm sent out two customer notification letters; one to distributors and one to direct users. Letters were sent September 1, 2015 via USPS certified return receipt. Distributors were asked to obtain a list of their customers with contact information that have purchase or received the monode accessory or Intelect Shortwave device that included the monode as an accessory item. Once the list has been assembled the firm requests that it be forwarded to DJO Global Chattanooga Product Support by phone 877-733-4888, or by e-mail at The firm's notification states that customers will be sent an upgraded monode accessory along with a pre-paid shipper for the return of the current used unit. Any questions the letter states to contact Product Support per the contact information above or William Fisher, Global Regulatory Compliance at 760-734-3126. Letters sent to direct users received the same instruction of returning the product for a replacement. Any questions the letter states to call 877-733-4888 or email at


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model #: 02200002  All units received from the manufacture prior to the week of July 12, 2015
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide in the states of WY, OH, WA, NC, FL, NE, GA, KS CA, MO, IN, MA, IL, OK, AZ, TX, AR, UT, NJ, WI, PA, SC, WV, NY, MI, MN, VA, AK, TN, OR, NC, NH, KY, CO, NV, ID and the countries of El Salvador, China, Ecuador, South Korea, Chile, Israel, Peru, Nicaragua, Bolivia, Indonesia
  • Descripción del producto
    Monode, Shortwave Accessory || Model #: 02200002 || Used in conjunction with the Intelect Shortwave Diathermy 100 and Intelect Shortwave Diathermy 400 units. For the clinical application of electromagnetic energy in the radio frequency of 27.12 megahertz to generate deep heat within body tissues.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    DJO, LLC, 1430 Decision St, Vista CA 92081-8553
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source