Rappel de Device Recall Medtronic HMS PLUS, Hemostasis Management System with Heparin Assay Controls

Selon U.S. Food and Drug Administration, ce/cet/cette rappel concerne un dispositif en/au/aux/à United States qui a été fabriqué par Medtronic Inc. Cardiac Rhythm Disease Managment.

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.

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  • Type d'événement
  • ID de l'événement
  • Classe de risque de l'événement
    Class 2
  • Numéro de l'événement
  • Date de mise en oeuvre de l'événement
  • Date de publication de l'événement
  • Statut de l'événement
  • Pays de l'événement
  • Date de fin de l'événement
  • Source de l'événement
  • URL de la source de l'événement
  • Notes / Alertes
    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.
  • Notes supplémentaires dans les données
    System, multipurpose for in vitro coagulation studies - Product Code JPA
  • Cause
    The heparin assay controls may run longer than normal and in some cases, fail to give an acceptable result.
  • Action
    Medtronic issued an "Urgent Medical Device Notification" letter dated March 8, 2010 addressed to "Dear Valued Customer" and was sent to three locations at each customer site: Risk Management, Cardiovascular Surgery and Clinical Laboratory-Point of Care. The letter described the product and the issue, provided instructions for control and patient testing. The customer was requested to return an enclosed certificate as proof of notification. For further information, contact your Medtronic Sales Representative or call 1-763-391-9915.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    HMS Plus Catalog Number: 30514;  Heparin Assay Controls: 306-01POR, 306-02POR, 306-03POR, 306-04POR, 306-05POR and 306-09POR.
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution -- United States, International West (countries included in Western Europe and the Middle East), Australia and Canada.
  • Description du dispositif
    Medtronic HMS PLUS, Hemostasis Management System. Medtronic, Inc., Cardiovascular Division, Moundsview, MN 55112. || A microprocessor based, multichannel clot timing instrument with automated syringe handling for pipetting blood into single use cartridges. It performs in vitro heparin sensitivity evaluations, heparin assays, activated clotting times and platelet function evaluations.
  • Manufacturer


  • Adresse du fabricant
    Medtronic Inc. Cardiac Rhythm Disease Managment, 8200 Coral Sea St. N.E., Saint Paul MN 55112
  • 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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