Cook Inc., Single, Double, Triple and Five-Lumen Central Venous Catheter Trays AND Single and Double Lumen PICC Peripheral Inserted Central Venous Catheter Trays
MedSun: Newsletter #59, April 2011

FDA MedWatch Safety Alert

FDA notified healthcare professionals of leaks in the plunger Luer detected during a routine syringe leak test. The potential exists for leakage and possible loss of sterility. This may lead to serious adverse health consequences and/or death. Customers were asked to examine their inventory and notify Cook about returning the recalled products.

Additional Information:

FDA MedWatch Safety Alert. Cook Inc., Single, Double, Triple and Five-Lumen Central Venous Catheter Trays AND Single and Double Lumen PICC Peripheral Inserted Central Venous Catheter Trays. April 3, 2011.
http://www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm245634.htm


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