Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall RadSuite

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 Merge Healthcare, 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, image processing, radiological - Product Code LLZ
  • Causa
    Interventional radiology (ir) images are stored as jpeg2k lossless in merge enterprise archive (ea) and are not displaying correctly in radsuite.
  • Acción
    The firm, Merge, sent an "URGENT: MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL" letters dated 1/29/2016 and 5/25/2016 via e-mail or via certified mail if they did not have an e-mail address for the customers. The letters described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to do the following: you must discontinue using the affected version of RadSuite or iConnect Enterprise Archive with GE AW Workstation; use the workaround listed in the letter; complete and return the enclosed form no later than June 17, 2016; ensure that all users of the product are provided with the notification; if you have further distributed this product, please identify your customers and notify them at once of this product recall Merge has a released fix available for this issue. If you have any additional questions, please send an email to or call 800-724-5970 ext 8027.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Versions V8.30.6,,, and
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution to: CO and OK.
  • Descripción del producto
    RadSuite software. The firm name on the label is Merge Healthcare, Hartland, WI. || RadSuite provides a means to distribute, display, and store diagnostic-quality medical images in electronic format.
  • Manufacturer