Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall RenalSoft

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 Baxter Healthcare Renal Div.

¿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
    Semi-Automatic Peritoneal Dialysate Delivery System - Product Code KPF
  • Causa
    Pre-treatment/post-treatment report errors: 1) the heparin bolus value is displayed on pre and post treatment reports for patients with "no heparin" orders (renalsoft v2.0, renal software suite v.3.0 and v.3.1), and 2) withheld medications are incorrectly displayed as administered on the pre-treatment report (renalsoft v.2.0 only).
  • Acción
    Baxter Healthcare Corporation sent an Urgent Device Correction letter, dated 11/14/07, to all of the affected customers, informing them of the Heparin Bolus and the Withheld Medication issues and provided them with interim mitigation instructions that they should implement while waiting for a software correction. A Baxter representative will contact the customer to schedule the software update when the upgraded software is released. Customers were requested to complete and return the enclosed Customer Reply Form, indicating that they have disseminated the information to their staff, and indicating if they still have RenalSoft software and require an upgrade. Any questions were directed to Baxter Global Technical Services at 1-800-553-6898, option 4. A follow-up letter dated 3/6/08 was sent to the consignees on the same date, informing them that the upgraded RenalSoft Software v.2.0.1 was now available for installation. The consignees were requested to complete and fax back the customer reply form indicating that they received the letter, and were informed that they would be contacted by a Baxter representative to schedule an installation of the software upgrade at no charge.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Version 2.0 - HD Module, Serial Numbers 17023766 to 17026503
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution-USA including Puerto Rico, and countries of Australia, Austria, Canada, Chile, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom
  • Descripción del producto
    Baxter RenalSoft v.2.0 Patient Management Software Suite - HD Module; clinical data management software; Baxter Healthcare Corporation, McGaw Park, Illinois 60085
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Baxter Healthcare Renal Div, 1620 Waukegan Rd Bldg R, Mc Gaw Park IL 60085-6730
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