DS Maref LX9 Sequential Pneumatic Compression Device
Serial numbers: 220112944 to 20117954 and 2026322 to 2032792
(Medi-Rent Pty Ltd - Compression unit, sequential)
Sequential Intermittent Pneumatic Compression (SIPC) therapy is the process of applying external pressure to the limbs to promote the circulation of blood and lymphatic fluid from the extremities of the body.
What are the defects?
A fault in the programming of the LX9 pumps, may cause users to experience higher pressure in the garments than set on the device.
What are the hazards?
If the pressure in the garments becomes excessive for the user and exceeds the devices pressure specifications, this could result in an increased risk of health complications.
What should consumers do?
Medi-Rent will update the programming on all pumps which have been programmed with software version 2020.11.01, which will correct the issue.
In the interim, consumers are advised to follow the instructions in the customer letter for use of the device until the reprogramming is complete.
For further information, contact Medi-Rent by phone on 1300 726 666.
Traders who sold this product
Hospital and health services in ACT, NSW, SA, Qld, Vic and WA