Recall – Cardiovascular monitoring system displays internal error message

Company: GETINGE US SALES LLC
Date of Enforcement Report: 7/31/2019
Class II

PRODUCT

PulsioFlex Monitoring System, Part Number: 6882747, Model Number: PC400 3 R0. Usage: The PulsioFlex Monitoring System is indicated in patients where cardiovascular and circulatory volume status monitoring is necessary. If a patient s biometric data are entered, the PulsioFlex Monitor presents the derived parameters indexed. ¿ -With the PiCCO Module cardiac output is determined both continuously through pulse contour analysis and intermittently through thermodilution technique. Both are used for the determination of other derived parameters. -With the CeVOX oximetry module connected to a compatible oximetry probe, the PulsioFlex Monitoring System measures continuous venous oxygen saturation to assess oxygen delivery and consumption. The use of the PulsioFlex Monitoring System is indicated in patients where cardiovascular and organ monitoring is useful. This includes patients in surgical, medical, and other hospital units

Recall Number: Z-2077-2019

REASON

The monitor displays an error message . The error message states “internal error restart or service”.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER

GETINGE US SALES LLC on 6/5/2019. Voluntary:  Firm Initiated recall is ongoing.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
7

DISTRIBUTION

US Nationwide

What’s New

FDA:  Exemptions, Variances, and Alternate Forms of Adverse Event Reporting for Medical Devices

Manufacturers, importers, and user facilities can request an exemption or variance from any or all of the medical device reporting requirements in 21 CFR Part 803.  Read more:  https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/medical-device-reporting-mdr-how-report-medical-device-problems/exemptions-variances-and-alternate-forms-adverse-event-reporting-medical-devices

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