Tag Archives: Laryngoscope

GlideScope Laryngoscope Blade Recall: Breaking Blades

A recall has been issued for reusable laryngoscope blades, used by health care providers to view difficult airways or for tube placement, as the manufacturer indicates that the blades may be prone to developing cracks across the tip and breaking. …

Laryngoscope Recall: Part of Device Blades May Break Off

The FDA and Sun Med have posted a notice to ENT, anesthesia and critical care healthcare professionals about a laryngoscope recall issued for Greenline/D MacIntosh No. 3 Laryngoscope Blades, which contain a piece of acrylic light tube that may break off during medical procedures to view the vocal cords and other structures when opening a patient’s airway.…