Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Professional Hospital Supply,

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 Covidien LLC.

¿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 2
  • Número del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • 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
    General surgery tray - Product Code LRO
  • Causa
    Added instructions for use: after application, inspect the light glove for barrier integrity.
  • Acción
    Medtronic issued a Correction Notice on September 29, 2016. Customers were notified via Federal Express and the letter informed customers of the addition of the following statement to the Instructions for Use (IFU): After application, inspect the Light Glove for barrier integrity. Questions or concerns, contact your Medtronic representative or Customer Service at (800) 962-9888


  • Modelo / Serial
    All lot codes in the following:  Item Number Description 380789003 SURE SET SINGLE BASIN PACK 400383006 MAJOR BASIN PACK 400383007 MAJOR BASIN PACK 618275004 BASIN PACK
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide Foreign: Canada: Andorra Austria Belgium Czech Republic Denmark Finland France Germany Greece Ireland Israel Italy Latvia Luxembourg Monaco Netherlands Norway Poland Portugal Russian Federation Saudi Arabia Slovenia South Africa Spain Sweden Switzerland United Arab Emirates United Kingdom
  • Descripción del producto
    Professional Hospital Supply, Inc Custom Packaging containing the Devon Light Glove || Item Number Description || 380789003 SURE SET SINGLE BASIN PACK || 400383006 MAJOR BASIN PACK || 400383007 MAJOR BASIN PACK || 618275004 BASIN PACK || Product Usage: || A disposable, sterile, single-use cover for compatible surgical light handles
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Covidien LLC, 60 Middletown Ave, North Haven CT 06473-3908
  • 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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