Rappel de Device Recall Merge PACS

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 Merge Healthcare, Inc..

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
  • Statut de l'événement
    Open, Classified
  • Pays 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, image processing, radiological - Product Code LLZ
  • Cause
    Merge pacs did not show unviewed images when the last view was skipped. there is a potential risk to health of a physician misdiagnosis because not all images are available for viewing.
  • Action
    Merge Healthcare sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated May 5, 2017. The letter explains the issue and informs the customer to be aware of the workaround. The customer is also notified a software fix for the issue was released in Merge PACS 7.1.1 (or later). The customer is requested to ensure all users of the product are provided with the notification and if it has been further distributed, to notify downstream customers at once. The letter informs the customer a response is required 15 calendar days after receipt of the recall letter. The enclosed response asks, in part, if the customer is interested in accepting the fix and if not, to state the reason why. The recalling firm will contact all unresponsive customers a second and third time. Methods for contacting the customer may be by phone or email. For further questions, please call (877) 741-5369.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Versions,,, P1, and P2
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Description du dispositif
    Merge PACS software. Merge PACS (Picture Archiving Communication System) is designed and marketed for soft copy reading, communication, and storage of studies produced by digital modalities, including digital mammography
  • Manufacturer