Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de iPulse Circulatory Support 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 Abiomed, Inc..

¿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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  • 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
    Ventricular Support System - Product Code DSQ
  • Causa
    Ipulse console sc1035 displayed a "low pressure / low flow" alarm and stopped pumping during patient transport in battery operation.
  • Acción
    An "Urgent Voluntary Medical Device Field Correction Notice" was issued April 8, 2009 to affected customers. The customers were notified that the iPulse Console SC1032 displayed a "Low Pressure/ Low Flow" alarm and stopped pumping during patient transport in battery operation. Instructions were provided to users in case they encounter this failure mode. ABIOMED Field Service Engineers will contact customers to schedule a time to visit site and correct affected consoles. Please contact ABIOMED's Field Service at 1.800.554.8666, if you have any questions.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial numbers: SC1000, SC1001, SC1003 - SC1010, SC1014 - SC1023, SC1025 - SC1070, SC1072 - SC1081, SC1083, SC1084, and SC1089
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
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  • Distribución
    Domestic: MA, MI, SC, NY, NJ, OH, CA, PA, AR, MI, MD, CT, IL, WI, TX, NJ, TN, IN, MI, DE, FL, IA, WA, KY, and WV Foreign: Germany, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Spain, and Turkey
  • Descripción del producto
    iPulse Circulatory Support System || Catalog number: 0036-0010 || The iPulse System Console is a multi-purpose mechanical circulatory support system used to support patients suffering from acute cardiovascular failure. The iPulse console can be used to drive exclusively one of two classes of therapeutic devices: either pneumatically actuated Ventricular Assist Devices (VADs) for total circulatory support, or (i.e., non-simultaneously) an intra-aortic balloon (IAB) catheter for counter-pulsation therapy.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Abiomed, Inc., 22 Cherry Hill Dr, Danvers MA 01923
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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