Mindray—Panorama Central Station Monitoring Systems: May Spontaneously Restart​

December 23, 2015 | Risk Management News

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In a December 7, 2015, Urgent Medical Device Correction letter submitted by an ECRI Institute member hospital, Mindray states that the systems listed below may spontaneously restart after approximately 47 days of continuous operation. If the system restarts, monitoring at the station will be lost for approximately 2.5 min, potentially causing delays in treatment. Mindray states that risks to patients are mitigated if the patients are concurrently monitored by a bedside monitor. Mindray also states that it has received no reports of injury associated with this problem. The manufacturer has not confirmed the...

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