The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is informing healthcare professionals of a nationwide recall of 14,602 Ventlab Corporation manual resuscitators. The manual resuscitator product numbers are listed on the FDA's website, link is below. The manual resuscitators have been found to potentially deliver little to no air/oxygen through the patient valve to the patient, which could result in life threatening health consequences that include hypoxia and hypoventilation.
End Users who have manual resuscitators at the lot numbers listed below should stop using them and immediately contact Ventlab Corporation for further instructions on the return of these products.
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