Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de PEMView

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 Naviscan PET Systems.

¿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 3
  • 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
    software used with PET Scanner, for nuclear medicine imaging - Product Code KPS
  • Causa
    Naviscan has identified a potential safety issue with all versions of pem view software commonly used for analyzing patient images acquired on the pemfiex product line. 1. the positron emission mammography standardized uptake value (pemsuv) and distance measurements for the product mentioned above may be inaccurate if a zoomed image has been opened, measurement tools are used, and the applet rema.
  • Acción
    Telephone notification regarding issues #1 and #2 were carried out on August 1 and 2, 2007 and included instructions for a validated work-around to avoid the software issues. Written notifications with these same validated work-around instructions were sent on August 2, 2007 via certified mail. Customers were notified that Naviscan has identified a potential safety issue with all versions of PEM View Software. Issue #3 was identified after the notification to customers for issues #1 and #2. Telephone notification regarding issues #3 was carried out via telephone and certified mailing beginning August 16, 2007. Customers were informed that Naviscan is preparing software to resolve these issues and that they would be contacted by Naviscan Customer Support to ensure they thoroughly understand the issues and the recommended procedure to prevent these issues from occurring. If customers have any questions they were instructed to contact Naviscan Customer Support at 1-888-628-4159 or


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial numbers: C3, P1, P2, P3, P4, P5, P6, P7, P8, P10, P11, P12, P14, P002-B-070119-01, P002-B-070316-01, P002-B-070423-01, P002-B-070531-01, P002-B-070629-01, P002-B-070712-01
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
  • Descripción del producto
    PEMView Software used with Naviscan PEM Flex Solo I and PEM Flex Solo II PET Scanner, for nuclear medicine imaging.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Naviscan PET Systems, 11180 Roselle St Ste A, San Diego CA 92121-1211
  • Source