Nov 21, 2022
Philips has reported two potential issues with Respironics Trilogy ventilators that were recalled in June 2021 and reworked, the Food and Drug Administration announced last week. The silicone sound abatement foam used to replace the polyester-based polyurethane foam may separate from the plastic…
Nov 3, 2022
The Food and Drug Administration this week alerted health care providers to a shortage of tracheostomy tubes, used to help people breathe after a tracheotomy, including a tube made by ICU Medical for pediatric patients.
Oct 14, 2022
Exela Pharma Sciences this week recalled 49 lots of sodium bicarbonate injection because the vial may break while preparing the product for administration, causing glass to fly.
Aug 1, 2022
Covidien LLC (Medtronic) recently recalled more than 1 million Palindrome and Mahurkar Hemodialysis Catheters due to a defect that could cause serious injury or death.
Jul 20, 2022
Smiths Medical recently recalled more than 118,000 Medfusion syringe infusion pumps whose software could malfunction, the FDA announced.
Jun 29, 2022
GE Healthcare is recalling 4,222 backup batteries for its CARESCAPE R860 ventilator in the United States.
Jun 28, 2022
AirBoss Defense Group recently notified customers that certain FlexAir Powered Air Purifying Respirators supplied to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to facilitate COVID-19 pandemic response must be replaced or retrofitted for continued National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health…
Jun 6, 2022
Philips Respironics is recalling all V60 and V60 Plus ventilators due to an internal power fluctuation error.