Health product recall

Hamilton C6 Intensive Care Ventilator

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Summary

Product
Hamilton C6 Intensive Care Ventilator
Issue
Medical devices - Performance issue
What to do

Instructions provided by manufacturer to mitigate. Software update to be provided later. 

Audience
Healthcare

Affected products

Affected products Lot or serial number Model or catalog number
Hamilton C6 Intensive Care Ventilator Contact manufacturer. 160021

Issue

Two potential Hamilton-C6 Ventilator malfunctions detected following an inspection by Hamilton Medical Ag.: 

Malfunction 1: Safety ventilation can be triggered by switching to an adaptive mode.
Malfunction 2: The display can be restarted by changing the target shift setting (only in intellivent-asv mode).

Recall start date: March 1, 2023

Additional information

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Health product recall
Category
Health products - Medical devices - Anaesthesiology
Companies

Hamilton Medical Ag

Via Crusch 8, Bonaduz, Switzerland, 7402

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
Healthcare
Recall class
Type II
Identification number
RA-73374