Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Rolko Adjustable Strap and Handle

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 Arjo, Inc. dba ArjoHuntleigh.

¿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
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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Bed, hydraulic, adjustable hospital - Product Code FNK
  • Causa
    Part of the housing of the strap retracting mechanism built into the handle may break while the patient is using the handle and strap.
  • Acción
    ArjoHuntleigh sent an Urgent Field Safety Notice to all affected end users via UPS Ground on February 24, 2011. The notice informed the accounts of the potential for the strap retracting mechanism to break during use. The accounts were requested to check their inventory for the presence of adjustable straps and handles procured from ArjoHuntleigh, note if they have a red button on the retractor housing and the affected production dates as explained in the photographs in Figures 1 and 2 in the letter. Any straps and handles found as identified in Figures 1 and 2 should be removed from use and returned to ArjoHuntleigh. Any straps and handles with a yellow button design as shown in Figure 3 are not affected and can continue being used. The accounts were requested to complete and fax or mail the enclosed Customer Response Form to Arjo at 630-576-5012, indicating the number of strap and handles checked and how many were removed from use. Questions were directed to the ArjoHuntleigh Regulatory Department at 1-630-785-4885.


  • Modelo / Serial
    type TGN-R100GR strap and handle, produced between January 2007 and January 2009, which can be identified by the red button on the retractor housing and the traceability mark on the side of the housing. The traceability mark has the last two digits of the year in the inner circle with an arrow pointing to the month on the outer circle. Any strap and handle with a yellow button on the housing is not affected by the recall. The strap and handle was sold under part numbers CM-ACC09-1 and ENT-ACC01 by ArjoHuntleigh.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution including California, Georgia, Hawaii, Michigan, South Carolina and Texas
  • Descripción del producto
    Rolko Adjustable (retractable) Strap and Handle, type TGN-R100GR; a component of a Lifting Pole, an accessory to long term care hospital beds such as ArjoHuntleigh's Minuet 2 Community bed and Enterprise series hospital beds; Distributed by ArjoHuntleigh, a Branch of Arjo Limited Med AB, Wednesbury, United Kingdom || Lifting poles are accessories intended to assist patients in positioning themselves on a hospital bed and the lifting pole is used in conjunction with a strap and handle. The strap and handle hangs from the lifting pole and the patient grasps the handle to pull upon the strap when repositioning themselves
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Arjo, Inc. dba ArjoHuntleigh, 2349 W Lake St, Addison IL 60101-6183
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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