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Russian factory recalls ventilator model linked to hospital fires

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Russian factory is recalling a model of ventilator linked to two fatal hospital fires in May in order to carry out further safety tests, state healthcare regulator documents showed on Wednesday. Russia suspended the use of some domestically-produced medical ventilators on May 13 while an investigation into the Aventa-M machines was… Read More »

Teleflex recalls breathing tubes worldwide after reports of 4 deaths

(Reuters) – Teleflex Inc said on Monday it plans to recall some lots of its Hudson RCI Sheridan endotracheal tubes used for helping patients breathe, following reports of four deaths. The worldwide recall comes after the products were found to have an increased occurrence of being disconnected from the breathing circuit, resulting in insufficient oxygen… Read More »