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MAUDE Adverse Event Report: HEARTWARE, INC. HEARTWARE VENTRICULAR ASSIST SYSTEM - PUMP VENTRICULAR (ASSISST) BYPASS

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HEARTWARE, INC. HEARTWARE VENTRICULAR ASSIST SYSTEM - PUMP VENTRICULAR (ASSISST) BYPASS Back to Search Results
Model Number 1104
Device Problems Increase in Suction (1604); Pumping Problem (3016)
Patient Problems Muscle Weakness (1967); Thrombosis/Thrombus (4440)
Event Date 04/23/2022
Event Type  Injury  
Manufacturer Narrative
Investigation of this event is pending and a supplemental report will be sent upon its completion. If information is provided in the future, a supplemental report will be issued.
 
Event Description
It was reported that the patient presented to the emergency department with weakness in the left hand. The ventricular assist device (vad) also exhibited low flow and suction alarms. Lactate dehydrogenase (ldh) was not elevated and there was not international normalized ratio (inr) extension. Although blood test data and a computerized tomography (ct) scan showed no abnormalities, it was suspected that there may be a pump thrombus. The patient was monitored and then returned home. The vad remains in use. No further patient complications have been reported as a result of this event.
 
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Brand NameHEARTWARE VENTRICULAR ASSIST SYSTEM - PUMP
Type of DeviceVENTRICULAR (ASSISST) BYPASS
Manufacturer (Section D)
HEARTWARE, INC.
14400 nw 60th ave
miami lakes FL 33014
Manufacturer (Section G)
HEARTWARE, INC.
14400 nw 60th ave
miami lakes FL 33014
Manufacturer Contact
paula bixby
8200 coral sea st ne
mounds view, MN 55112
7635055378
MDR Report Key14455164
MDR Text Key292177996
Report Number3007042319-2022-05160
Device Sequence Number1
Product Code DSQ
Combination Product (y/n)N
Reporter Country CodeJA
PMA/PMN Number
P100047
Number of Events Reported1
Summary Report (Y/N)N
Report Source Manufacturer
Source Type Foreign,Health Professional,Company Representative
Reporter Occupation Other Health Care Professional
Type of Report Initial,Followup
Report Date 08/01/2022
1 Device was Involved in the Event
1 Patient was Involved in the Event
Date FDA Received05/20/2022
Is this an Adverse Event Report? Yes
Is this a Product Problem Report? Yes
Device Operator
Device Expiration Date10/31/2020
Device Model Number1104
Device Catalogue Number1104
Was Device Available for Evaluation? No
Is the Reporter a Health Professional? Yes
Date Manufacturer Received07/21/2022
Was Device Evaluated by Manufacturer? Yes
Date Device Manufactured10/16/2018
Is the Device Single Use? Yes
Is This a Reprocessed and Reused Single-Use Device? No
Type of Device Usage Initial

Patient Treatment Data
Date Received: 05/20/2022 Patient Sequence Number: 1
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