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Hamilton Medical Recalls Intensive Care Ventilators Due To Hardware Issue

Executive Summary

The US FDA has labelled a recall of intensive care ventilators from Hamilton Recall as class I, the agency’s most serious. A hardware issue could cause the machines to shut down.

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