Bug In Cardinal Drug Pump Could Trigger Wrong Doses

Law360, New York (March 12, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Cardinal Health Inc. has reported a “potential risk” in one of its drug pumps that could deliver the wrong amount of medicine, just a few weeks after it signed a consent decree with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration clarifying recall protocol for its pumps.

The company issued a “safety alert” on Tuesday regarding its Alaris PCA module when used in combination with certain software versions of the Alaris PC Unit, on the same day it reported the “potential risk” of these pumps in its filings...
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