Respironics, Inc. Trilogy 100 Ventilators: Class I Recall - Device May Stop Delivering Therapy to Patient
MedSun: Newsletter #69, February 2012

FDA MedWatch Safety Alert

FDA notified healthcare professionals of the Class 1 recall of this product due to a manufacturing issue can stop delivering therapy to the patient. Part of the blower that circulates air and other gases through the ventilator may move out of position and cause the device to alarm. Failure to respond could result in the potential for harm or death of a ventilator-dependent patient.

Additional Information:

FDA MedWatch Safety Alert. Respironics, Inc. Trilogy 100 Ventilators: Class I Recall - Device May Stop Delivering Therapy to Patient. January 12, 2012.
http://www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm287575.htm


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