PERFUSION REPORTS

Perfusion Reports are taken from the Safety Committee web based reporting system and after appropriate anonymising disseminated to the membership. The content should be informative and hopefully encourage similar sharing from the perfusion community. Select any of the options below to go to a dedicated perfusion reports page.

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REPORT NO
019
DATE
N/A
High Transmembrane Pressure Gradients
REPORT NO
018
DATE
N/A
Faulty Connector On ECMO Soft Shell Reservoir Bag
REPORT NO
017
DATE
N/A
Sorin Inspire 8F Blood Leak From Temperature Port
REPORT NO
016
DATE
N/A
Sorin Inspire 8F Oxygenator Detached From Holding Arm
REPORT NO
015
DATE
N/A
Paragon Oxygenator Gas Inlet Leak
REPORT NO
014
DATE
N/A
Maquet IABP Console Failure
REPORT NO
013
DATE
N/A
Sorin EOS Gas To Blood Leak Whilst Priming
REPORT NO
012
DATE
N/A
Chalice Paragon Midi Heat Exchanger Leak Whilst Priming
REPORT NO
011
DATE
N/A
Chalice Paragon Heat Exchanger Water To Blood Leak
REPORT NO
010
DATE
N/A
Vent Pump Boot Tubing Inserted In Wrong Way Round
REPORT NO
009
DATE
N/A
Paragon Oxygenator Heat Exchanger Leak
REPORT NO
008
DATE
N/A
S3 E62 Pump Error

FIELD SAFETY NOTICES (FSN)

A ‘field safety notice’ (FSN) is an important communication about the safety of a medical device that is sent to customers by a device manufacturer, or their representative. FSNs tell you what you need to do to reduce the specified risks of using the medical device. The actions are referred to as ‘field safety corrective actions’ (FSCAs). If you receive a field safety notice from a manufacturer, always act on it.
Select any of the options below to go to a dedicated FSN page.

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REPORT NO
021
DATE
03-2017
Infections Associated With HCUs In CPB & ECMO
REPORT NO
020
DATE
09-2015
Potential Mycobacterial Contamination Of HCUs
REPORT NO
019
DATE
02-2014
SWISSMEDIC: Water-Borne Infection In Implant Patients
REPORT NO
018
DATE
01-2014
Maquet Cardioplegia Temperature Reading Inaccuracies
REPORT NO
017
DATE
02-2013
Hypercoagulable Disorder May Have Led To Oxygenator Failure
REPORT NO
016
DATE
01-2013
LV Vent Placed In Raceway In Wrong Direction
REPORT NO
015
DATE
03-2012
Sucker Placed In Raceway In Wrong Direction
REPORT NO
014
DATE
02-2012
Similarity In Heparin And St Thomas Cardioplegia Ampules
REPORT NO
013
DATE
01-2012
Maquet Adhesive Failure On Oxygenator Blood Outlet Connector
REPORT NO
012
DATE
08-2011
Sorin Heat Exchanger Blood Water Leak
REPORT NO
011
DATE
07-2011
Aorta Remained Clamped Post CPB
REPORT NO
010
DATE
06-2011
Maquet Transient Increase In Pump Speeds