Recalls for Medtronic

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
Medtronic Implements Worldwide Voluntary Recall for Certain Lots of Neonatal and Pediatric Tracheostomy Tubes
06/24/2015 Food Recall

Medtronic (NYSE: MDT) announced that on May 8, 2015, it began notifying hospitals and distributors worldwide that affected lots of its Covidien Shiley(TM) tracheostomy tubes were formed with a wider-angle bend than standard models manufactured after November 29, 2012. The company initiated the field action following a small number of customer complaints that included reports of 12 serious patient injuries, such as breathing difficulties that impacted oxygen levels immediately upon tube placement or discomfort.

  • Company:
    Medtronic
  • Problem
    The tracheostomy tubes were formed with a wider-angle bend than standard models manufactured after November 29, 2012
Medtronic Guidewires: Recall - Potential For Coating On Surface To Delaminate And Detach
11/16/2013 Medical Recall

Some Medtronic models of its guidewires from recent lots have the potential for the coating on their surface to delaminate and detach.

  • Company:
    Medtronic
Medtronic MiniMed Paradigm Insulin Infusion Sets: Class 1 Recall - Potential for Over or Under Delivery of Insulin
07/12/2013 Medical Recall

May result in hypoglycemia or hyperglycemia, which can be severe and lead to serious illness.

  • Company:
    Medtronic
Medtronic SynchroMed Implantable Infusion System Devices: Class 1 Recalls - Feed Through Failure, Failure of Priming Bolus, and Catheter Occlusion
06/28/2013 Medical Recall

Medtronic SynchroMed II and SynchroMed EL Implantable Drug Infusion Pumps and Sutureless Connector Intrathecal Catheter Products Recalled.

  • Company:
    Medtronic
Medtronic Xomed NIM Trivantage EMG Endotracheal Tube: Class I Recall - Cuff Leak or Cuff Deflation When Inflation Valve Cap Inappropriately Removed
06/21/2013 Medical Recall

Physician may need to re-inflate or replace deflated tube to ensure the continued breathing support of the patient.

  • Company:
    Medtronic