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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2012-RN-01188-1
Product Name/Description Table pallet for use with Discovery NM/CT 670 & Discovery NM630 (Diagnostic full body CT X-ray system)

ARTG Number: 197195
Recall Action Level Hospital
Recall Action Classification Class II
Recall Action Commencement Date 23/11/2012
Responsible Entity GE Healthcare Australia Pty Ltd
Reason/Issue At scan set up, during gantry rotation towards scanning position, a potential contact between the table-pallet-edge and the detector was identified. Such occurrence may damage the pallet front-edge and raises concern over potential detector-patient contact.
Recall Action Recall for Product Correction
Recall Action Instructions GE Healthcare is providing work around instructions to mitigate the issue and will be performing a software upgrade to permanently fix the issue.
Contact Information 1800 659 465 - GE Customer Care Centre