Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Philips Healthcare Brilliance 16

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 Philips Medical Systems (Cleveland) 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.

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
    System, x-ray, tomography, computed - Product Code JAK
  • Causa
    The patient support head holder could contact the back iso shelter wall during manual or motorized motion through the gantry bore. this may result in a serious injury that would require medical intervention to preclude permanent impairment in certain scenarios.
  • Acción
    Urgent Field Safety Notices dated 3/28/18 were distributed to customers. The letters instructed customers to perform the following actions: Please review the following information with all members of your staff who need to be aware of the contents of this communication. It is important to understand the implications of this communication. Please retain a copy with the equipment Instruction for Use. As outlined in the Instructions for Use, always monitor the patient during all movements (manual or motorized) of the patient support. If you recognize an impending collision with the back shelter wall, halt the motion or activate the system E-stop. Mandatory Field Change Order (FCO) 72800686 which will add additional warning labels specific to this issue to the system. The FCO will be implemented free of charge.


  • Modelo / Serial
    System Serial Numbers: 6147, 6143
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution including US states of CA, MD, NV, OH, TX, and WI, Afghanistan, Canada, Germany, Iraq, Italy, Korea, Kuwait, and Lebanon.
  • Descripción del producto
    Brilliance 16 with DEPMED HARDENING KIT 12NC: 453567400741, Model Number 728240. Computed Tomography X-ray system
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Philips Medical Systems (Cleveland) Inc, 595 Miner Rd, Cleveland OH 44143-2131
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source