Rappel de Device Recall Puritan Bennett 980 Ventilator System

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 Covidien LP (formerly Nellcor Puritan Bennett 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
  • 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
    Ventilator, continuous, facility use - Product Code CBK
  • Cause
    Graphical user interface (gui) unresponsive to touch and loss of primary ventilation under certain circumstances. covidien respiratory and monitoring solutions, now a part of medtronic, issued a field corrective action notice for two issues on all models of puritan bennett 980 (pb980) ventilator.
  • Action
    Customers were notified via an Urgent Medical Device Safety Notification, dated February 8, 2016, on 1/14/16. The letter identified the affected device and the issues involved. Consignees are requested to forward the recall letter to anyone they may have transferred or assigned for use one of the potentially affected ventilators. Medtronic is investigating the root cause of these conditions and will provide a service update to resolve the issues as soon as corrections can be implemented. Customers are to complete the attached form and return it per the instructions to confirm receipt and understanding of the information. Questions or issues should be directed to the Technical Support Department at 800-255-6774.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    all versions of software.
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution -- US, including but not limited to the territory of Puerto Rico; and Ireland, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Australia, Japan, Israel, Turkey, Chile, South Africa, Costa Rica, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Peru, Panama, Singapore, Kuwait, Lebanon, Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Russia, Uruguay, Slovenia, Morocco, Argentina, Egypt, and Romania.
  • Description du dispositif
    Puritan Bennett 980 Ventilator System, PB980 Ventilator (980xxxxxxxx). || Intended to provide continuous ventilation for pediatric and adult patients who require either invasive ventilation or non-invasive ventilation.
  • Manufacturer


  • Adresse du fabricant
    Covidien LP (formerly Nellcor Puritan Bennett Inc.), 6135 Gunbarrel Ave, Boulder CO 80301-3214
  • 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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