Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de RotoProne Therapy 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 KCI USA, 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 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
    Bed, patient rotation, powered - Product Code IKZ
  • Causa
    Product complaints indicating that while attempting to resolve an alarm or error condition, operator was unable to return product to the prone position for patient.
  • Acción
    KCI USA, Inc. sent an URGENT - Medical Device Safety Alert letter, dated September 8, 2010, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the cusotmer. Customers were instructed to have a practiced back-up plan, such as a plan for the manual proning of patients in the event that clinical circumstances dictate the need for more immediate prone therapy. For questions, customers in the US should call KCI's Technical Support Center at 1-800-275-4524, option 5. For customers outside the US they should contact their local sales representative. Customers should contact their accounts with affected product and advise them of the safety notice.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial number ranges: RRFK00036-RRFK00047; RRFK00049-RRFK00115; RRFK00117-RRFK00128; RRFK00141-RRFK00211; RRFK00213-RRFK00233; RRFK00235; RRFK00237-RRFK00254; RRFK00256-RRFK00270; RRFK00273-RRFK00280; RRFK00282-RRFK00284; RRFK00287-RRFK00290; RRJK0001; RRIK00003; RRIK00004; RRFK00234; RRFK00236; RRFK00285; RRFK00286; and RRJK00002
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA Nationwide, United Kingdom, Germany, and Saudi Arabia
  • Descripción del producto
    RotoProne Therapy System, Model 209500, Device List Number E232632 || Product is designed to allow patients to be mechanically rotated to the prone position and provides kinetic therapy to patients. It is intended for the treatment and prevention of pulmonary complications associated with immobility.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    KCI USA, Inc., 4958 Stout Dr, San Antonio TX 78219-4334
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