Rappel de Puritan Bennett 980 Series Ventilator System

Selon Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, ce/cet/cette rappel concerne un dispositif en/au/aux/à Australia qui a été fabriqué par Covidien Pty Ltd.

Qu'est-ce que c'est?

Une correction ou un retrait opéré par un fabricant afin de répondre à un problème causé par un dispositif médical. Les rappels surviennent lorsqu'un dispositif médical est défectueux, lorsqu'il pourrait poser un risque pour la santé, ou les deux à la fois.

En savoir plus sur les données ici
  • Type d'événement
  • ID de l'événement
  • Classe de risque de l'événement
    Class II
  • Date de mise en oeuvre de l'événement
  • Pays de l'événement
  • Source de l'événement
  • URL de la source de l'événement
  • Notes / Alertes
    Australian data is current through July 2018. All of the data comes from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Australia.
  • Notes supplémentaires dans les données
  • Cause
    Covidien is notifying customers of an occasional gui transient reset that lasts approximately 30 seconds. in complaints reported to date, some customers have transferred patients to alternate ventilators to replace the puritan bennett 980 ventilator in response to the alarms and status display messages present during the gui transient reset. covidien’s investigation has confirmed that ventilator replacement is not warranted.
  • Action
    Covidien is updating software that will modify ventilator alarms and status display messages during a GUI transient reset. The Puritan Bennett 980 Ventilator Operator Manual will be updated to delete “replace ventilator” during a GUI transient reset, and to inform users to monitor the secondary status display until the primary display refreshes. Until the correction is implemented end users have been provided work around instructions. This action has been closed-out on 18/07/2016.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Puritan Bennett 980 Series Ventilator SystemARTG: 221416
  • Manufacturer


  • Société-mère du fabricant (2017)
  • Commentaire du fabricant
    “If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.
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