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According to Saudi Food & Drug Authority, this translation missing: en.activerecord.attributes.event.types.recall_field_safety_notice involved a device in Saudi Arabia that was produced by Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics GmbH.

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Field safety notices are communications sent out by medical device manufacturers or their representatives in relation to actions that they may be taking in relation to their product that is on the market. These are mainly for health workers, but also for users. They can include recalls and alerts.

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  • Type of Event
    Recall / Field Safety Notice
  • Event ID
    mdprc 156 07 18 001
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Country
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    Saudi data is current through January 2019. All of the data comes from the Saudi Food & Drug Authority, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Saudi Arabia.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Report Source: NCMDR, FDA
    SFDA urges all hospitals that have devices subjected to recall, to contact the company.
  • Reason
    The purpose of this communication is to inform you of an issue with the products indicated in table 1 above and provide instructions on actions for your laboratory to take. siemens healthcare diagnostics has identified a bias with advia centaur ckmb calibrator kit lots ending in 64 (ck64) when compared to internal standards and previously released advia centaur ckmb calibrator kit lots ending in 63 (ck63) on the advia centaur/xp/xpt and advia centaur cp systems. the patient sample bias observed when comparing advia centaur ckmb calibrator kit lots ending in 64 to unaffected advia centaur ckmb calibrator kit lots ending in 63 is found in table 2, figure 1 and figure 2. alignment to the internal standardization is restored with the release of advia centaur ckmb calibrator kit lots ending in 68 (ck68). customers may observe a shift in quality control (qc) material, master curve material (mcm) and patient results when transitioning from advia centaur ckmb calibrator lots ending in 64. refer to the additional information section for information related to patient sample bias and bio-rad controls. siemens has also identified the potential for out of range advia centaur ckmb master curve material results when using the lot identified in table 1 on the advia centaur/xp/xpt and advia centaur cp systems. the root cause is currently under investigation.


  • Model / Serial
    ADVIA Centaur CKMB Calibrator : 09318028 : 10311570 Lot : 57834A64, 57835A64, 72519A64, 98115A64 ADVIA Centaur CKMB MCM : 07867768 : 10309782 Lot: 35061 ......................................... FDA update codes: ADVIA Centaur CKMB Calibrator 2-pack Japan, Cat No. 02562748 SMN 10333512 Lot # Expiry UDI # 58311A67 2018-Dec-11 (01)00630414056890(10)58311A67(17)20181211 97468A67 2018-Dec-11 (01)00630414056890(10)97468A67(17)20181211 Atellica IM CKMB Master Curve Material, Cat No. 10995534 SMN 10995534 Lot # Expiry UDI # 11803 2019-02-10 (01)00630414598611(10)11803(17)20190210 Atellica IM CKMB Calibrator, Cat No. 10995532 SMN 10995532 Lot # Expiry UDI # 57837A66 2018-12-11 (01)00630414598598(10)57837A66(17)20181211 67443A66 2018-12-11 (01)00630414598598(10)67443A66(17)20181211
  • Product Description
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Manufacturers representative
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