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About Terumo CVS' Consent Decree
Status of Terumo CVS Products
Terumo Cardiovascular Systems (Terumo CVS) has agreed to terms of a consent decree with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to resolve FDA's concerns with the Quality System at the company's Ann Arbor, Michigan factory.
Under the terms of the consent decree, Terumo CVS agrees to restricting the distribution of products manufactured at the Ann Arbor factory while it completes the terms outlined in the decree. Products produced at other Terumo CVS manufacturing facilities are not subject to any restrictions. Products produced at other Terumo CVS manufacturing facilities (map) are not subject to any restrictions.
Following is the status of all Terumo CVS products1 during the time it completes the terms of the consent decree and as of April 2014:
The consent decree does not require Terumo CVS to recall, remove, or perform any corrective actions on the products currently in clinical use or in inventory at customer facilities.
I. Products Available with Certificate of Medical Necessity
Terumo CVS may continue to distribute and/or service the following products for existing users that sign a Certificate of Medical Necessity (appended to the Users Notification Guide):
- Terumo® Advanced Perfusion System 1
- Sarns™ Modular Perfusion System 8000
- Sarns™ Centrifugal System
Note: The Sarns™ Disposable Centrifugal Pump is available without sales restriction.
Cooling and Heating Devices:
- HX2™ Temperature Management System
- Sarns™ TCM II Cooling and Heating System
Interoperative Monitoring Systems:
- CDI™ 500 Blood Parameter Monitoring System
Note: Disposable shunt sensors and hematocrit/oxygen saturation cuvettes are available without sales restriction.
- Sarns™ Sternal Saw II System and Replacement Blades
Data Management System:
- TLink™ Data Management System
Note: The TLink™ system is available as an accessory to any Terumo CVS heart-lung machine.
II. Products Available without Restriction
Products manufactured by Terumo CVS at its other facilities, products that Terumo CVS distributes for other manufacturers, and any product manufactured by another Terumo company are exempt from any restrictions under the terms of the consent decree:
Products Manufactured by Terumo CVS
Oxygenation Systems and Accessories:
- CAPIOX® SX Oxygenators
- CAPIOX® RX Oxygenators
- CAPIOX® FX Oxygenators
Custom Tubing Packs
Disposable Centrifugal Pumps:
- Sarns™ Disposable Centrifugal Pump
- CAPIOX® Disposable Centrifugal Pump
- CAPIOX® Flexible Venous Reservoirs
- CAPIOX® Cardiotomy Reservoir
Myocardial Protection Products:
- Sarns™ Cardioplegia Sets with Conducer Heat Exchanger and MP-4™ Monitoring Module
- Sarns™ Cardioplegia Sets with PVC Coil and MP-4™ Monitoring Module
- Sarns™ Cardioplegia Sets with Conducer Heat Exchanger and Bubble Trap
- Sarns™ Cardioplegia Sets with PVC Coil and Bubble Trap
- CAPIOX® CP50 Cardioplegia Set
- Terumo® AL6X Arterial Blood Line Filter
- Terumo® AL8X Arterial Blood Line Filter
- CAPIOX® Arterial Line Filters
- CAPIOX® Hemoconcentrators
- CAPIOX® Bubble Traps
- VirtuoSaph® Endoscopic Vein Harvesting System
- VirtuoSaph® Plus Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting System
- Terumo® Endoscope
- Generator, Endoscopic Tower Components, Sterilization Trays
Products Terumo CVS distributes for other manufacturers
Cardioplegia Cannulae and Suction Devices
- Nonin EQUANOX™ Regional Oximetry System
- Orpheus™ Perfusion Simulator
Continuous Autotransfusion System:
- Fresenius C.A.T.Splus Continuous AutoTransfusion System
- SmartPReP® 2 Platelet Concentrate System
- Pall Filters for use in Cardiopulmonary Bypass
- Minntech® Hemocor® HPH Hemoconcentrators
Cooling and Heating Devices:
- Cincinnati Sub-Zero Hemotherm® Model 400CE Dual Reservoir Cooler/Heater
Products Manufactured by other Terumo Companies
- Terumo Medical Corporation
- Terumo Interventional Systems, a business unit of Terumo Medical Corporation
- Terumo Heart, Inc.
- Vascutek Ltd.
- MicroVention, Inc.
- Harvest Technologies Corporation
- Terumo BCT, Inc.
- "Products" refers to all components and accessories that are dedicated for use with the named product unless otherwise noted.