Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall VITROS Chemistry Products PHBR Slides

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 Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics.

¿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
    Enzyme immunoassay, phenobarbital - Product Code DLZ
  • Causa
    Ortho clinical diagnostics (ocd) received customer complaints of intermittent imprecision, outliers, or shifts in accuracy and control fluid values outside of expected intervals when using vitros chemistry products phbr slides. ocd's investigation confirmed that positively biased values for patient samples could be obtained that may not be detected by quality control fluids.
  • Acción
    On 3/14/13, URGENT PRODUCT CORRECTION NOTIFICATION letters (dated 3/14/13), Questions & Answers, and Response Forms were sent to consignees via FedEx courier or US Postal Service Priority Mail. Consignees were informed of the issue and advised to immediately discontinue using VITROS PHBR Slides. On 3/14/13, distributor letters were sent via US Postal Service Priority Mail to the distributors. They were advised of the issue and instructed to discontinue distributing and discard their remaining inventory of VITROS PHBR Slides. On 3/14/13, foreign affiliates were informed by e-mail of the issue and instructed to notify their consignees of the issue and actions.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All Lot Numbers containing: GEN 38, Coating No. 0060, Expiration Date Range 03/01/13 through 07/01/13; GEN 39, Coating No. 0062, Expiration Date Range 07/01/13 through 09/01/13; GEN 40, Coating No. 0063, Expiration Date Range 10/01/13 through 12/01/13; GEN 41, Coating No. 0064, Expiration Date Range 12/01/13 through 02/01/14. [A Coating (CTG) is a unique identifier within the Lot Number of some of OCD's products. The term GEN and CTG refer to a specific segments of the reagent lot number. Current lots within expiry were all from Coatings 0060, 0062, 0063 or 0064.].
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution-USA (nationwide) and Puerto Rico and the countries of Australia, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, England, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Republic of Panama, Singapore, Spain, and Venezuela.
  • Descripción del producto
    VITROS Chemistry Products PHBR (Phenobarbital) Slides, REF 822 1384. || For the quantitative measure of phenobarbital (PHBR) concentration in serum and plasma.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, 100 Indigo Creek Dr, Rochester NY 14626-5101
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source