Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Tested AC Control BD

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 Terumo Cardiovascular Systems Corporation.

¿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
  • 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
    Controller, temperature, cardiopulmonary bypass - Product Code DWC
  • Causa
    Based on a retrospective review of quality data, ac control boards used in the manufacture of the hx2 temperature management system were identified as being manufactured using the incorrect flux material. use of the incorrect flux may contribute to premature board failure. a search of tcvs complaints revealed 3 complaints received related to the hx2 failure. each failure occurred during set up.
  • Acción
    TERUMO sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated October 15, 2012, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Terumo has determined that a field correction is required to notify affected customers that the boards may fail, instruct the users that in a case of failure to swich to the second channel on the device or use a back-up unit, and that TCVS will replace the affected boards. Customers with questions were instructed to call 1-800-621-2818. For questions regarding this recall call 734-741-6173.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog number: 817168 and serial numbers: 824POOO023, 831 P001130, 831 P001133, 831 P001136, 831 P001140, 831 POO1141 , 831 P001144, 831 P001145, 831 P001146, 831 P001149, 831 P001151, 831 P001159, 831P001161, 831P001164, and 836POOOO05.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution including CA, HI, KS, LA, MI, MO, OR, PA, UT, and WI
  • Descripción del producto
    Tested AC Control BD, 120V, X2 || The Terumo HX2 Temperature Management System is a selfcontained, dual channel system for supplying temperature controlled water to heat exchangers used in an extracorporeal circuit.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Terumo Cardiovascular Systems Corporation, 6200 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor MI 48103-9586
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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