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Hazard report. ECRI Institute offers recommendations on Cardiac Science AED recall.
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PMID:  21305899     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
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In late 2009, Cardiac Science voluntarily recalled certain automated external defibrillator (AED) models because of rare component failures that could cause the units to fail to deliver therapy. These failures were not being detected by the units' automated self-tests. More recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued recommendations about the recall that differ from those of Cardiac Science. ECRI Institute is presenting its own recommendations to help clarify the situation.
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Health devices     Volume:  39     ISSN:  0046-7022     ISO Abbreviation:  Health Devices     Publication Date:  2010 Jul 
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Created Date:  2011-02-10     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1262063     Medline TA:  Health Devices     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  253-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
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