Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de S&N Birmingham Hip Resurfacing (BHR) Head

Según New Zealand Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en New Zealand que fue producido por Smith & Nephew Orthopaedics Ltd.

¿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.

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  • Notas / Alertas
    Data from New Zealand is current through July 2018. All of the data comes from the New Zealand Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority, 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 New Zealand.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Recalling Organisation: Smith & Nephew Surgical Ltd, Unit A 36 Hillside road, Wairau Valley, AUCKLAND 0760
  • Causa
    Following changes made to the instructions for use relating to clinical performance of these implants, bhr femoral head components sized 46mm in diameter and smaller, and their corresponding acetabular cup sizes, are no longer to be used and unimplanted devices are to be returned to smith & nephew., s&n birmingham hip resurfacing (bhr) system is a metal-on-metal (mom) hip joint replacement prosthesis.
  • Acción
    Manufacturer to issue advice regarding use


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model: 74121138, 74123140, 74121142, 74123144, 74121146, 74123148, 74121150, 74123152, 74121154, 74123156, 74121158, 74123160, 74123162, Affected:
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