Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Steerable Coronary Sinus Catheter

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 Edwards Lifesciences, LLC.

¿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
    Catheter, cannula and tubing, vascular, cardiopulmonary bypass - Product Code DWF
  • Causa
    Possibility of separation of the introducer sheath from the hub on coronary sinus catheters.
  • Acción
    Edwards Lifesciences, LLC sent an Urgent Product Recall - Action Required letter dated June 15, 2011, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Cusotmers were instructed to check their inventory for any affected product and return all unused product from their stock to Edwards at: Edwards Lifesciences 12060 Lone Peak Pkwy Draper, UT 84020 Attention: Suzanne Carpenter, RGA # Customers were instructed to contact Customer Service to obtain a Returned Goods Authorization number and replacement product . Once customers verified their inventory, they were to complete the attached form and fax it to Edwards at (949) 250-3489. For any questions customers were instructed to call Edwards Customer Service at (800) 424-3278.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot numbers: 678238B, 751043B, 755821B, 763122B.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution.
  • Descripción del producto
    Steerable Coronary Sinus Catheter, Model SCS01, 9 Fr x 20.4", Sterile R, Edwards Lifesciences Port Access Systems. || Device is a three-lumen, 9 Fr catheter with an elastomeric balloon near its tip for occluding the coronary sinus in order to retrograde perfuse the coronary circulation. An 11 Fr catheter introducer sheath, which is compatible with the catheter contamination guard, is packaged with these catheters.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Edwards Lifesciences, LLC, 12050 Lone Peak Pkwy, Draper UT 84020-9414
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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