Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Stratus(R) CS Acute care(TM) NT

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 Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, 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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • 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
    Test, natriuretic peptide - Product Code NBC
  • Causa
    Firm has confirmed a low frequency of calibration failures due to slope errors that are not resolved with routine maintenance with the specific scs pro-bnp lots listed. this issue only causes the slope error failures but does not affect patient results when the calibration is within specifications.
  • Acción
    The firm, SIEMENS, sent a "Urgent Field Safety Notice" dated March, 2012 to its customers. The notice described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to discontinue use of the lots once revised expiration date occurs; contact their local Siemens Customers Service Center at 888-588-3916 for replacement; complete and return the FIELD CORRECTION EFFECTIVENESS CHECK form via fax to the TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS CENTER at (302) 631-8467 as soon as possible, and forward this notification to anyone to whom they may have distributed this product. The remaining inventory at the firm was destroyed. If you have any technical questions regarding this information, please contact the Siemens Technical Solutions Center at 800-405-6473.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot numbers 211214002, exp 04/28/2012; 211227002, exp 05/11/2012; 211283002, 07/06/2012; 211297002, 07/20/2012; 211339002, 08/31/2012; 212003002, exp 09/29/2012; and 212023002, exp 10/19/2012.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide distribution: USA including states of: AK, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, HI, ID, IN, IL, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NH, NM, ND, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SD, TX, UT, VT, WA, WV, WI, and WY.
  • Descripción del producto
    Stratus(R) CS Acute care(TM) NT - proBNP TestPak reagent (CPBNPM) || The Stratus(R) CS Acute care(TM) NT - proBNP method (pBNP) is an in vitro diagnostic test for the quantitative measurement of N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide (NT0proBNP) in heparinized plasma. In individuals suspected of having congestive heart failure (CHF), measurements of NT-proBNP are used as an aid in the diagnosis and assessment of severity. The test is further indicated for the risk stratification of patient with acute coronary syndrome and heart failure.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc., 500 GBC Drive, Mailstop 514, PO BOX 6101, Newark DE 19714-6101
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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