Infusion Pump Improvement Initiative




Over the past several years, significant safety issues related to infusion pumps have come to FDA’s attention.From 2005 through 2009, FDA received approximately 56,000 reports of adverse events associated with the use of infusion pumps, including numerous injuries and deaths. During this time period, 87 infusion pump recalls were conducted by firms to address identified safety concerns. 70 of these recalls were designated as Class II, a category that applies when the use of the recalled de...
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