Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Vigilance II Monitor

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 Edwards Lifesciences, 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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado 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
    Computer, diagnostic, pre-programmed, single-function - Product Code DXG
  • Causa
    Edwards lifesciences has made the decision to initiate a field corrective action for the edwards vigilance ii model: software: versions 00.51, 00.60, 00.61, 00.62, 00.63, 00.64, 00.67, 00.69, 00.71, 00.73 due to the potential of inaccurate injectate cardiac output (ico) measurements.
  • Acción
    Edwards initiated two Urgent Product Notification - Action Required letters to all affected customers. The letters identified the affected product, problem, and actions to be taken. The letters instructed users to immediately discontinue use of in-line temperature probes for Intermittent Cardiac Output (ICO) measurements on the Vigilance II instrument and recommends use of the bath probe only (model 9850A) to measure the temperature of the injectate solution for ICO calculations, until software update have been completed. Customers were instructed to complete and return a software upgrade form to Edwards as record of completion. For questions call Edwards Technical Support department at 800-822-9837.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Software: versions 00.51, 00.60, 00.61, 00.62, 00.63, 00.64, 00.67, 00.69, 00.71, 00.73.  Serial numbers: VG000031 to VG007468
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - Nationwide Distribution (USA) - and the countries of: Argentina, Australia/ New Zealand, Brazil, Canada, China, Columbia, Ecuador, Europe, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Macao, Malaysia, Mexico, Middle East, Peru, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan and Venezuela
  • Descripción del producto
    Vigilance II Monitor Model: VIG2/VIG2E Software: versions 00.51, 00.60, 00.61, 00.62, 00.63, 00.64, 00.67, 00.69, || 00.71, 00.73. || Product Usage: || The Vigilance II CCO/SvO2/CEDV Monitor is indicated for use in patients requiring monitoring of hemodynamic parameters, including cardiac output, oximetry and right ventricular, ejection, fraction, and end diastolic volume.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Edwards Lifesciences, Llc, 1 Edwards Way, Irvine CA 92614-5688
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