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MAUDE Adverse Event Report: CARDINAL SCALE MFG. CO. DETECTO STADIOMETER SCALE

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CARDINAL SCALE MFG. CO. DETECTO STADIOMETER SCALE Back to Search Results
Model Number 439
Device Problems Mechanical Problem (1384); Mechanics Altered (2984)
Patient Problem Injury (2348)
Event Date 07/15/2016
Event Type  Injury  
Event Description
The patient used the stadiometer rod to stabilize herself. The stadiometer rod was not lowered to its lowest position. The top of the rod has a metal plate that does have a sharp edge. As the patient was reaching for the stadiometer to stabilize herself she grabbed this portion of the rod and came into contact with the sharp edge. Cautery required to stop bleeding.
 
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Brand NameDETECTO STADIOMETER SCALE
Type of DeviceSCALE
Manufacturer (Section D)
CARDINAL SCALE MFG. CO.
203 east daugherty
webb city MO 64870
MDR Report Key5842686
MDR Text Key51021396
Report Number5842686
Device Sequence Number1
Product Code MNW
Combination Product (y/n)N
Reporter Country CodeUS
Number of Events Reported1
Summary Report (Y/N)N
Report Source User Facility
Reporter Occupation
Type of Report Initial
Report Date 07/25/2016
1 Device was Involved in the Event
1 Patient was Involved in the Event
Date FDA Received08/03/2016
Is this an Adverse Event Report? Yes
Is this a Product Problem Report? No
Device Operator
Device Model Number439
Was Device Available for Evaluation? No Answer Provided
Is the Reporter a Health Professional?
Was the Report Sent to FDA? Yes
Date Report Sent to FDA07/25/2016
Device Age8 YR
Event Location No Information
Date Report to Manufacturer07/25/2016
Was Device Evaluated by Manufacturer? Device Not Returned to Manufacturer
Is the Device Single Use? No Answer Provided
Is This a Reprocessed and Reused Single-Use Device? No
Type of Device Usage

Patient Treatment Data
Date Received: 08/03/2016 Patient Sequence Number: 1
Treatment
NO
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