Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Medtronic Navigation Oarm O2 Surgical Imaging 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 Medtronic Navigation, Inc.-Littleton.

¿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
    Interventional fluoroscopic x-ray system - Product Code OWB
  • Causa
    O-arm o2 surgical imaging system spatial calibration may be erroneous in stealth station navigated images.
  • Acción
    Medtronic Navigation contacted customers via telephone beginning September 23, 2016. Customers were informed of the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. Medtronic requests that users immediately discontinue the use of the O-Arm O2 Surgical Imaging system for automatic registration in Stealth Station navigated surgical procedures until further notice. Medtronic Service personnel have been scheduled to begin the necessary inspections and re-calibration activities on customer systems beginning on September 23, 2016.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Software revisions 4.0.0, 4.0.1 and 4.0.2. System Serial Numbers: C0930  C0981  C0986  C1113 C1069 C1050 C1208 C1043 C1144 C1163 C1145 C1162 C1002 C1074
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide in the states of CO, KA, NE, MI, MO, OH, WA and country of Switzerland
  • Descripción del producto
    Medtronic Navigation O-arm O2 Surgical Imaging System Product Catalog Number: BI-700-02000 || Product Usage: || The O-arm Surgical Imaging System is a multi-dimensional surgical imaging platform that is designed for use in spine, orthopaedic, and trauma-related surgeries. It provides real-time, intra-operative imaging of a patients anatomy with high quality images and a large field-of-view in both two and three dimensions
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Medtronic Navigation, Inc.-Littleton, 300 Foster Street, Littleton MA 01460-2017
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.
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