Support Alert

Medical Device Alert: All Lifepak 1000 automatic external defibrillators (AEDs) - risk of device shutting down unexpectedly during patient treatment and possible failure to deliver therapy

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a medical device alert for all Lifepak 1000 automatic external defibrillators manufactured by Physio Control. This is due to risk of unexpected device shutdown due to an intermittent connection between the battery and device contacts.

Further details of the alert and action to take are available on the MHRA website.

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