Recalls for Patient

Puritan Bennett 980 Ventilators by Covidien: Class I Recall - Amount of Air Delivered May Be Lower Than Programmed
09/02/2015 Medical Recall

A patient not receiving enough oxygen can result in possible injury or death.

  • Company:
    Ventilator System
Alaris Syringe Pump by CareFusion: Class I Recall - Alarm Error May Cause Interruption of Therapy
08/27/2015 Medical Recall

Failure of syringe module may result in a delay or interruption of therapy and can lead to serious patient injury or death.

  • Category
    Patient
0.9 Percent Sodium Chloride Injection, USP, 50mL and 100mL by Baxter: Recall - Particulate Matter
07/20/2015 Medical Recall

Injecting a product containing particulate matter, in the absence of in-line filtration, may result in blockage of blood vessels, which can result in stroke, heart attack or damage to other organs.

  • Company:
    Baxter International Inc.
FLOW-i Anesthesia Systems by Maquet: Class 1 Recall - Dislodged Patient Cassette May
07/01/2015 Medical Recall

May cause anesthesia gas to leak and could prevent the ventilator from providing breathing support if not corrected immediately.

  • Company:
    Maquet Service
Covidien Shiley Neonatal and Pediatric Tracheostomy Tubes by Medtronic: Recall - Tubes Formed With Wider-angle Bend Than Standard Models
06/24/2015 Medical Recall

Reports of 12 serious patient injuries, including breathing difficulties that impacted oxygen levels in patients.

  • Company:
    Medtronic
Magnesium Sulfate in 5 Percent Dextrose Injection by Hospira: Recall - Incorrect Barcode Labeling
03/06/2015 Medical Recall

Potential for delay in treatment of magnesium sulfate in 5% dextrose, that can result in life-threatening seizures, stroke, cerebral hemorrhage and maternal death, and attendant risks to the fetus, including fetal demise.

  • Company:
    USP
Colistimethate for Injection USP, 150 mg and Rifampin for Injection USP, 600 mg/vial by Heritage Pharmaceuticals: Recall - Lack of Sterility Assurance
02/25/2015 Medical Recall

Administration of non-sterile injection products may result in a site-specific or systemic infection, with the potential to cause hospitalization, permanent organ damage, or death.

  • Company:
    Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Nellcor Puritan Bennett 980 Ventilator System by Covidien: Class I Recall - Component Failure May Cause Burning Odor
12/31/2014 Medical Recall

Problems in the manufacturing process may lead to unexpected need to stop the ventilator and transfer the patient to another ventilator.

  • Company:
    Covidien
Ventlab Resuscitator Bags: Recall - Possible Health Risk
05/16/2014 Medical Recall

May result in delay of treatment, life threatening health consequences that include hypoxia and hypoventilation.

  • Company:
    Ventlab Resuscitator Bags
ARKON Anesthesia Delivery System with Version 2.0 Software by Spacelabs Healthcare: Class I Recall - Software Defect May Cause System to Stop Working
04/16/2014 Medical Recall

Defect may cause serious adverse health consequences, including hypoxemia and death.

  • Company:
    Spacelabs Healthcare
ISIS HVT Tracheal Tube Cuffed with Subglottic Secretion Suction Port (with and without Preloaded Stylet) by Teleflex Medical – Class I Recall: Potential Kinking During Patient Use
02/24/2014 Medical Recall

If a tracheal tube kinks, it can deprive the patient of adequate ventilation causing serious patient injury including hypoxic injury and/or anoxia, and death.

  • Category
    Patient
Carefusion Avea Ventilator: Recall - Underreporting Of Tidal Volume If Used In Conjunction With Neonatal Hotwire Flow Sensor
10/01/2013 Medical Recall

Patients may receive a higher than expected tidal

  • Company:
    CareFusion
Park Compounding Sterile Medication: Recall – Concerns of Sterility Assurance
09/10/2013 Medical Recall

If there is microbial contamination in products intended to be sterile, patients are at risk of serious infections which may be life threatening.

  • Company:
    Front Range Laboratories
MedStream Programmable Infusion Pump: Class 1 Recall - Malfunction In The Fill Level Sensor
07/23/2013 Medical Recall

The recommended pump refill date, computed by the Control Unit, may be incorrect.

  • Company:
    Codman