Recall of Device Recall BCI Autocorr Plus Pulse Oximeter/ECG/Respiration Monitor

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Smiths Medical PM, Inc..

What is this?

A correction or removal action taken by a manufacturer to address a problem with a medical device. Recalls occur when a medical device is defective, when it could be a risk to health, or when it is both defective and a risk to health.

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  • Type of Event
  • Event ID
  • Event Risk Class
    Class 2
  • Event Number
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Date Posted
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Extra notes in the data
    patient monitor - Product Code DQA
  • Reason
    An error occurred at the board manufacturing site which may affect the following parameters: - an electrical noise observed on the spo2 pleth waveform generating and displaying erratic heart rates. % spo2 reading displays dashes. - the ecg waveform may appear noisy, ecg readings appear accurate. -respiration waveform may appear noisy and the respiration readings will be displayed as dashes.
  • Action
    An Safety Action Bulletin, dated 11/03/2006 was sent to affected customers describing the issue, what parameters are affected on the monitor and provides informatin on how to have the monitor repaired. Smiths Medical MDPM requests that an acknowledgement form be returned to them.


  • Model / Serial
    Catalog Number 3404001, serial number ranges: AI05070075 - AI05070099, AI05090000 - AI05090024, AI05110040 - AI05110059, AI05120000 - AI05120010, AI05120013 - AI05120024, AI06010035 - AI06010049, AI06040000 - AI06040024, AI06060000 - AI06060014, AI06060016 - AI06060024, AI06070035 - AI06070041, AI06070043 - AI06070045.  Catalog Number 3401001S, serial number range: AI05110000 - AI05110039
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide, including USA, Puerto Rico, Argentina, Bolivia, Brunei, Chile, China, Columbia, Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Kuwait, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan, and United Kingdom.
  • Product Description
    BCI 3404 Autocorr Plus Pulse Oximeter/ECG/Respiration Monitor. Smiths Medical PM, Inc. This device is designed to provide full featured monitoring capabilities in a tabletop design. The system features an ECG cable interface, an SpO2 probe interface, display of patient and waveform data via an EL panel, power status LED, and the function keypad area consisting of six keys (on/off, waveform/trend, alarm silence, menu/enter, up arrow & down arrow). The monitor has a serial port that is used for data communications to a printer or computer and for analog outputs.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Smiths Medical PM, Inc., N7w22025 Johnson Dr, Waukesha WI 53186
  • Source