Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Coonmad/Morrey

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por Zimmer, 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.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Prosthesis, elbow, constrained, cemented - Product Code JDC
  • Causa
    Zimmer is initiating a lot specific recall because affected lots could include an extra small inner pin instead of the required regular inner pin in the coonrad/morrey elbow replacement set and the new ulnar revision kit .
  • Acción
    Zimmer sent "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL" letter dated November 19, 2012 to Distributors, Risk Managers/ Implanting Surgeons, and direct accounts. The notice describes the product, problem, risks and actions to be taken. Consignees were instructed to immediately locate, quarantine and return affected product with the completed Inventory Return Certification form to Zimmer Product Service Department, 1777 West center St. Warsaw, IN 46580 (US accounts) or Zimmer International Logistics GmbH, ATTN: Fao Tanja Herold (Recall Warsaw), Max-Immelmann-Allee 12 79427 Eschbach Germany for international accounts. If an implant is removed from customer inventory, they were directed to provide a copy of the Risk Manager letter upon retrieval of that implant(s) to ensure all facilities are aware of the removal. Surgeons are asked to consider risk information in the letter should a patient present with unexplained symtoms. Hospitals that received direct shipments from the Warsaw Distribution Center will be sent a copy of the Risk Manager letter directly. Questions and concerns along with information on any implanted product is to be addressed to using the provided spreadsheet or contact Zimmer at 1-800-447-5633.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog 32-8106-000-03; Lot 61644802
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution - USA nationwide and the countries of: Canada, Germany, Finland, Japan, Italy, San Juan, Switzerland, and UK.
  • Descripción del producto
    COONMAD/MORREY TOTAL ELBOW || ELBOW COMPONENT REPLACEMENT SET || BUSHINGS & PINS FOR USE W/SIZE REGULAR ELBOW || ELBOW COMP REPLACEMENT-REG SET || STERILE PROD CLASS: 4100 || OPERATION:9000 || QTY/PKG:1 || Product Usage: || The ulnar and humeral components are connected by placing the hollow, outer axis pin across the two components and securing It with the solid Internal axis pin. The Inner and outer pin connection Is articulation point of the placement elbow.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Zimmer, Inc., 345 E Main St, Warsaw IN 46580-2746
  • 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.
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