Medtech Insight is part of Pharma Intelligence UK Limited

This site is operated by Pharma Intelligence UK Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 13787459 whose registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. The Pharma Intelligence group is owned by Caerus Topco S.à r.l. and all copyright resides with the group.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction

Philips Releases Toxins Testing Results For Recalled DreamStation Breathing Device

Executive Summary

Royal Philips says a first round of testing on its first generation DreamStation has found that the level of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) put off by the recalled device “is not typically anticipated to result in long-term health consequences for patients.”

You may also be interested in...



CEO: Triple Headwind Cannot Blow Philips Off Strategic Course

Frans van Houten has promised a summer update on Royal Philips’ medium-term outlook after the company was hit from all sides in late 2021. He expects the resulting headwinds to persist into early 2022.

JPM 2022: Dexcom, Edwards, J&J, Medtronic, ResMed

The annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference includes presentations from major medtech companies describing their experience in 2021 and expectations for 2022 as they continue to cope with the impact of the Omicron surge. Here are some of the highlights from the presentations on the first day of the meeting.

Damning FDA-483: Philips Didn’t Investigate 222,000 Complaints Of Possible Degraded Foam In Breathing Devices

Royal Philips has been reeling from a June recall of millions of breathing machines, and now it’s been slapped by the US FDA with multiple observations after an on-site inspection. One observation says the company didn’t open formal investigations after receiving hundreds of thousands of complaints of particles and other contaminants when the recalled devices were used.

Related Content

Topics

Related Companies

Latest News
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

MT144881

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel