Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall TRUBalance3 Power Positioning System

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 Pride Mobility Products Corp.

¿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
    Wheelchair, powered - Product Code ITI
  • Causa
    The interface between the tb3 back and tilt base can separate when tilted beyond the specified angle.
  • Acción
    Pride Mobility Products Corp. mailed a letter to affected customers to inform them of the issue. Systems were not required to be returned. Customers were informed that a TB3 Seat Depth Adjustment Reinformcement Kit which contains (2) reinforcement plates and associated hardware to strengthen the interface will be installed to address the issue. Direct accounts were asked to contact patients to inform them of the product correction. Customers were also requested to complete and return Pride's completion card once the correction has been made. Pride will issue a $65.00 credit once the completion card is received. Customers with questions were instructed to call Pride's Upgrade Department at 866-222-6212. For questions regarding this recall call 800-800-8586.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Numerous serial numbers affected (12,343 units)
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    TRU-Balance 3 Power Positioning Systems, TB3 Lift/Tilt/Recline (Gen 1). || Mobility Medical Device
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Pride Mobility Products Corp, 182 Susquehanna Ave, Exeter PA 18643-2653
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source