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 Philips Healthcare 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
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 1
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Analyzer, gas, carbon-dioxide, gaseous-phase - Product Code CCK
  • Causa
    Fine plastic strands on inner surface of the infant/ neonatal airway adapter may become dislodged and inhaled by the patient.
  • Acción
    The firm, Philips, sent a Field Safety Notice titled "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL" letter dated April 2011 to its customers. Customer notifications outside the US will be managed by Philips representatives in each affected geography. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to immediately identify all products from affected lots; remove from inventory and dispose in accordance with local regulations (new products will be sent proactively to each affected customer). Direct accounts were instructed to notify additional customers to whom the product has been distributed. These customers are instructed to follow the instructions in the "Action to be taken by Customer/User" section of the Notice. Questions regarding the recall can be directed towards the customer's local Philips representative at 1-800-722-9377.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Manufactured from October 2010 through February 2011. Product Number: 989803159581; Lot Code: M8409P10
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution.
  • Descripción del producto
    Philips Microstream¿ Model 989803159581 VITALINE H SET INFANT/NEONATAL 25 UN PHILIPS || These products are used with Philips Monitors for the measurement of endtidal CO2 in infants and neonates. They provide a means to transport samples of patient respiratory gases from the patient's airway to the Microstream capnograph. This by performed by placing the airway adapter portion of the FilterLine H Set Infant/Neonate an VitaLine H Set Infant/Neonatal in the patient airway system of a respirator or an anesthesia machine.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Philips Healthcare Inc., 3000 Minuteman Road, Andover MA 01810
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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