Tag: catheter

FDA Recalls Penumbra's JET 7 Stroke Catheter After 14 Deaths

FDA Recalls Penumbra’s JET 7 Stroke Catheter After 14 Deaths

A device that is supposed to save the lives of patients suffering a stroke was recalled after reports of 14 deaths and 200 malfunctions.

/ February 1, 2021
Catheter Injury Recall Lawsuit

Catheter Injury Lawsuits Increase After Slew of Recalls

Millions of catheters were recalled this year due to life-threatening safety risks. Lawsuits have been filed by people who were injured when the tip of the catheter broke off in their body.

/ December 30, 2016