Exposing the LASIK Scam
http://lasikscam.com/

LadarVision malfunction on 02/09/2006
http://lasikscam.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=655
Page 1 of 1

Author:  Wizard [ Tue May 23, 2006 7:26 pm ]
Post subject:  LadarVision malfunction on 02/09/2006

ALCON - ORLANDO TECHNOLOGY CENTER LADARVISION 4000 OPHTHALMIC EXCIMER LASER SYSTEM

Catalog Number 8065490006
Device Problem Error message given
Event Date 02/09/2006
Event Type Malfunction
Event Description
While on-site for a service visit, the field service engineer observed the laser not firing during a surgical procedure and the procedure was not completed within the same session. It s not known wether there was pt impact/injury associated with this event.

Manufacturer Narrative
H. 3. , h. 6. : evaluation summary: the field service engineer was at the site on a service call when the event happened. He examined the system and found the thyratron to be faulty. He replaced the laser chassis assembly, replaced the gas bottle and completed a system verification. The returned part was tests and evaluated by manufacturing and a faulty thyratron within the chassis was verified.

http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/c ... _ID=686984

Page 1 of 1 All times are UTC
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group
http://www.phpbb.com/