Recall of Q2Plus/Continuous Cardiac Output (CCO)/SO2 Computer

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Hospira 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.
    ICU Medical, Inc. acquired from Pfizer in early 2017, Hospira Infusion Systems, the portion of Hospira dedicated to develop infusion pumps.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Computer, Diagnostic, Pre-Programmed, Single-Function - Product Code dxg
  • Reason
    Fire/shock hazard-- the power cord used in the device may cause sparks/flashes and poses a fire and shock hazard.
  • Action
    Hospira initiated its recall on 08/14/2009. A nationwide press release was issued to AP, and a letter to consignees was sent via UPS. The firm will replace affected cords and effectiveness checks will be conducted through tracking of servicing.


  • Model / Serial
    AC power cords, all units of Part Numbers: 826-85559-001,  826-85559-003,  826-85559-008,  826-85559-010,  826-96057-003
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide distribution.
  • Product Description
    Power cord for Q2Plus/Continuous Cardiac Output (CCO)/SO2 Computer, list #s 56711-04-01, 56711-04-03, 5671-04-05, 56711-04-51, AC cord manufactured by Electri-Cord, Westfield PA, Infusion pumps manufactured by Hospira, Morgan Hill, CA.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Hospira Inc
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source