Infant Formula Manufactured in China - FDA issues Health Information Advisory due to reports of contamination with melamine.
LifePak CR Plus Automated External Defibrillators - Class I Recall because the shock button is not visible, making the responder unable to provide shock therapy.
Rituxan (rituximab) - Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy with use of Rituxan in patient with rheumatoid arthritis.
Disposable Battery Operated Lavage System (BOLS) - The cutting of battery pack cables for disposal can lead to sparks, fires, toxic fumes, and explosions.
Tumor necrosis factor-α blockers (TNF blockers), Cimzia (certolizumab pegol), Enbrel (etanercept), Humira (adalimumab), and Remicade (infliximab) - Opportunistic infections are not consistently recognized in patients taking tumor necrosis factor-α blockers.
September 2008 Patient Safety News - Video news show for healthcare professionals, covering safety alerts, recalls, product approvals, and important tips on protecting patients.
Pacific Consolidated brand Mobile Oxygen Storage Tank - Class I Recall because the device's pressure gauge may rupture and may catch fire as a result of hydraulic fluid present in the pressure gauge tubing.
Tysabri (natalizumab) - Two new cases of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in European patients receiving Tysabri as monotherapy for multiple sclerosis for more than one year.