16 Devices Recalled in November; One Class I Recall

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16 Devices Recalled in November; One Class I Recall

NMPA announced Recall Notices for 16 imported medical devices in November.

Class I recall (the most serious):

  • Edwards Lifesciences: Aortic perfusion cannula

Class II and Class III recall:

  • GE: Patient monitor
  • GE: Endoscopic articular head linear cutting stapler and staple cartridge
  • Johnson & Johnson: Wire-absorbable bone anchor system
  • Johnson & Johnson: Diagnostic / Ablative elbow end catheter
  • Philips: Defibrillator / Monitor
  • Richard Wolf: Infusion pump
  • Electro Medical Systems: Ultrasonic scaler
  • Cook: Support catheter
  • BioMérieux: Automatic fluorescence immunoassay analyzer
  • Stryker: Tourniquet
  • B. Braun: Vena cava filter and guiding system
  • Intuitive Surgical: Endoscope surgery control system
  • Elekta: Cancer information management
  • Howmedica Osteonics: Joint surgery kit
  • Instrumentation Laboratory: HemosIL von Willebrand factor antigen

For causes and model numbers of the recalls in November, please email info@ChinaMedDevice.com.

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