TITLE

FDA orders Baxter to recall infusion pumps

PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;Jun2010, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the letter sent by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to Baxter Healthcare Corp. on April 30, 2010. It says that the letter orders Baxter to recall and ruin all its Colleague Volumetric Infusion Pumps, which is in use in the U.S, give refunds to the customers, and help find a replacement at no cost to the customers. It mentions that the infusion pumps, including the Colleague infusion models of Baxter, have been the source of related safety problems in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
51378192

 

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