Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall SYSTEM 1E Liquid Chemical Sterilant Processing Systm

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 Steris Corporation Hopkins Facility.

¿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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Sterilant, medical devices - Product Code MED
  • Causa
    Software deficiency. steris identified that water specifications were not being met at some of their customer sites. critical parameters for initiating cycles are: water quality, water pressure and water temperature. failure to meet these criteriae may lead to cycle aborts by the system 1e liquid chemical sterilant processing system. the firm intends to perform a software field correction which.
  • Acción
    The firm, STERIS Corp. prepared an "URGENT VOLUNTARY FIELD CORRECTION NOTICE" letter dated December 8, 2011. The firm intends to send the letter to its customers upon STERIS' receipt of 510(k) clearance from FDA. The letter includes a description of the Product-SYSTEM ¿¿ Liquid Chemical Sterilant Processing System, problem and actions taken. The customers were instructed to in case of an incomplete or cancelled cycle, reprocess devices in the cycle following the directions in the Operator manual. The letter also states that STERIS Corporation will install updated software on the affected system, and will be providing the customers with a new Operator Manual reflecting the revised wording resulting from the installation of the new software. For further information or if they have any questions regarding the firms visit to their facility, contact STERIS Field Service Dispatch at 1-800-333-8828. If you have questions regarding this matter, contact Director Low Temperature Sterilization, at 440-392-7455.


  • Modelo / Serial
    MED. Serial Numbers: 400000 through 405499 are subject to correction.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA (nationwide) and countries of: Bahrain, Hong Kong, Japan and South Korea.
  • Descripción del producto
    STERIS SYSTEM 1E Liquid Chemical Sterilant Processing System. Model P6500, 510 (k) Numbers: K090036 Cleared 4/05/2010; K101409 cleared 8/2/2010; K102462, cleared 9/2/2010; add to file 2/24/2011. || The SYSTEM 1E Liquid Sterilant Processing System is intended for the liquid chemical sterilization of manually cleaned immersible and reuseable critical and semi-critical heat sensitive medical devices, including endoscopes and their accessories.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Steris Corporation Hopkins Facility, 6515 Hopkins Rd, Mentor OH 44060-4307
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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