Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Proteus 325

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 Ion Beam Applications S.A..

¿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
    System, radiation therapy, charged-particle, medical - Product Code LHN
  • Causa
    Internal testing of the proteus 235 proton therapy system revealed incorrect dose rate calculation in case of beam line option other than zero (0).
  • Acción
    Ion Beam Applications ( IBA) sent a recall notification letter dated on/about December 5, 2013, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. Short term action: A user notice (see annex 1) has been sent to impacted sites where the affected legacy PTS software version was delivered. This user notice explains the workaround required to be put in place in order to fully mitigate the risk and the 1BA action plan to permanently fix this issue. Corrective action: A patch on the PTS Legacy SW was requested and in implementation. In the same time, the solution was put in main code of PTS legacy software version 7 to be integrated in the next release. The customer representative signing underneath confirms that the user notice above is communicated to the appropriate employees. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause and we would like to thank you for your cooperation. The IBA Site Staff or the Operations manager is available to provide you with additional information and/or guidelines if necessary. Further questions please call : 215-972-7777


  • Modelo / Serial
    Proteus 235 Proton Therapy System Legacy Software version 7.2.7 and higher, models 110, 112, 113, and 116.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution including the states of OK, IL, NJ, and WA.
  • Descripción del producto
    Proteus 235 Proton Therapy System Legacy Software version 7.2.7 and higher, models 110, 112, 113, and 116. || Proton therapy
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Ion Beam Applications S.A., Chemin du Cyclotron, 3, Louvain La Neuve Belgium
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source