Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Monaco

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 Elekta, 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.

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
    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
    System,planning,radiation therapy treatment - Product Code MUJ
  • Causa
    Incorrect delivery of composite vmat fields - when dicom is exporting an arc plan (vmat, dynamic conformal or 3d static arcs) and using the composite field sequencing (cfs) feature, the dicom exported plan will not match the approved treatment plan.
  • Acción
    The firm, Elekta, issued an "URGENT IMPORTANT FIELD SAFETY NOTICE (IFSN 382-01-MON-001)" to all affected customers on August 18, 2014. The notice describes the product, problems and actions taken. Confirmation of receipt is to be completed by October 31, 2014. The problem will be resolved in patches to the following releases - Monaco 3.30 and Monaco 5.00. Development is underway with a release date of September 2014 with confirmation of installation of the patch no later than 6 months from release of the patch. An updated notice from the manufacturer is also being sent to affected customers (FCO: 382-01-MON-001 VID:2.0). If you have any queries about this Notice, please contact your local Elekta office or call 770-300-9725 or email:


  • Modelo / Serial
    Versions 3.20.00 and higher
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: US (nationwide) including states of: AL, AK, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, IL, IN, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, MT, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, SD, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI, Puerto Rico; and countries of: Algeria, Angola, Antigua & Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Libya, Lithuania, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sir Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, and Ukraine.
  • Descripción del producto
    Monaco || The Monaco system is used to make treatment plans for patients with prescriptions for external beam radiation therapy. The system calculates dose for photon and electron treatment plans and displays, on-screen and in hard-copy, two or three-dimensional radiation dose distributions inside patients for given treatment plan set-ups.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Elekta, Inc., 400 Perimeter Center Ter Ne, Ste 50, Atlanta GA 30346-1227
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source