Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de A.T.S. 4000

Según Health Canada (via FOI), este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Canada que fue producido por ZIMMER BIOMET CANADA INC..

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    Canadian data is current through March 2018. All of the data comes from Health Canada, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Canada.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
  • Causa
    Zimmer biomet is communicating a newly shortened separation distance of 1.0m between rf communication equipment to mitigate the potential for electromagnetic interference and achieve optimal performance of the tourniquet machines. zimmer is providing an on-device label and updated operator/service manual pages to notify customers of this newly established separation distance to allow for a smaller distance between equipment suitable for smaller or settings.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model Catalog: 60-4000-101-00 (Lot serial: ALL LOTS); Model Catalog: 60-2200-101-00 (Lot serial: ALL LOTS)
  • Descripción del producto
    A.T.S 4000TS Tourniquet System w/ Hoses and LOP Sensor;A.T.S 2200TS Tourniquet System w/Hoses
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “The safety of patients has always been, and continues to be, Zimmer Biomet’s top priority and it is our honor to be a leader in this industry for the past 90 years,” Zimmer Biomet told ICIJ in a statement. “We adhere to strict regulatory standards, and work closely with the FDA and all applicable regulatory agencies in each of our regions as part of our commitment to operating a first-rate quality management system across our global manufacturing network. The company added that it is focused on staying at the forefront of innovation and doing right by the millions of patients who rely on the company’s products.
  • Source