Recall of Device Recall Spacelabs Pediatric Flow Sensor Kit

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Del Mar Reynolds Medical, Ltd..

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
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  • Event Date Posted
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • Event Source
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  • 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
    Ventilator, continuous, facility use - Product Code CBK
  • Reason
    Reports of inaccurate low flow readings. monitored inspiratory tidal volume (vti) and expiratory tidal volume (vte) measurements from the pediatric flow sensor are reporting out of specification low compared to the actual delivered volumes being administered to the patient.
  • Action
    Spacelabs started mailing the Urgent Medical Device Correction- Pediatric Flow Sensor kit, PN: 376-0561-00 used with Spacelabs 700 and 900 series ventilators letter, dated 17 March 2015, via priority service to all US customers. Spacelabs will be emailing the customer letter (translated as necessary) to all international subsidiaries and distributors of record on March 20, 2015. Customers are asked to dispose of all pediatric flow sensors purchased from Spacelabs (even if they shipped outside of the time frame in which affected product shipped). Customers are requested to complete and return the Business Reply Form to Spacelabs Healthcare either by fax to Global Tech Support at 425-363-5758 or scan the form and email to Spacelabs will send you at no charge replacement pediatric flow sensors (376-0561-01) for all Spacelabs pediatric flow sensors you purchased. These NEW sensors will be marked with a "-01" molded into the body so you can tell the difference between the old sensors and the new ones. For additional information or technical assistance, please contact: Technical Support Spacelabs Healthcare, Inc. 35301 SE Center Street Snoqualmie, WA 98065 1-800-522-7025 and select 2 for Technical Support


  • Model / Serial
    PN: 376-0561-00.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution-US including the states of Louisiana, North Carolina, and Washington and the countries of Argentina, Brazil, China, Colombia, Ecuador, Finland, Great Britain, India, Libya, Mexico, Nicaragua, Oman, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, United Arab Emirates, and Vietnam.
  • Product Description
    Spacelabs Pediatric Flow Sensor Kit, PN: 376-0561-00. This kit is for Spacelabs Healthcare Blease 700/900 Series Ventilators. || Designed specifically for the mechanical ventilation of adult and pediatric patients under general anesthesia.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Del Mar Reynolds Medical, Ltd., 1 2 Harforde Court John Tate Road, Business Park, Hertford United Kingdom
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source