Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall DePuy CEMENT RESTRICTOR, Size 4

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 Depuy Orthopaedics, 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, hip, cement, restrictor - Product Code JDK
  • Causa
    The firm became aware of a manufacturing error resulting in a potentially incomplete seal of the outer pouch. although the sterility of the product is not compromised, the sterility of the inner pouch containing the product cannot be assured. lack of sterility of the inner pouch could potentially cause contamination of the sterile field, including the implant. non-sterile product and/or contaminat.
  • Acción
    DePuy Orthopaedics sent an URGENT INFORMATION  RECALL NOTICE dated January 27, 2011, to DePuy Area Directors, FMDs, Distributors, and Office Managers. The notice identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken. All territories were required to ensure that all recalled products that remain in customer accounts and field inventory are returned immediately to Warsaw to the attention of Returns. Hospitals that purchased and potentially implanted the now recalled product should be provided appropriate notification of the recall and should complete and return a signed Reconciliation Form(s) within seven business days. If the hospitals have any inventory on hand that is subject to the recall, distributors should remove it or help the hospitals return it for credit. All Reconciliation Forms should be faxed to 574-372-7567. For questions regarding this recall call 574-372-7333.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product Code 546016000, Lots ET5EE4 and ET5EJ4, Size 4.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide distribution including the states of MA, PA, FL, LA, MN, WA, WI, CO, GA, NY, NC and SC and the countries of Canada, Colombia, Ireland and Argentina.
  • Descripción del producto
    DePuy, a Johnson & Johnson company, CEMENT RESTRICTOR, Size 4, Sterile, DePuy Orthopaedics. This device is intended to restrict bone cement migration into the distal medullary canal during implantation of a femoral hip prosthesis
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Depuy Orthopaedics, Inc., 700 Orthopaedic Dr, Warsaw IN 46582-3994
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