Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall DePuy Synthes orthopedic instruments

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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Orthopedic manual surgical instrument - Product Code LXH
  • Causa
    Products were made outside of quality system regulation, and potentially outside of premarket submission (510k/pma) for certain devices. the safety or effectiveness of these devices cannot be assured.
  • Acción
    DePuy Synthes sent an URGENT INFORMATION  RECALL NOTICE FOR INSTRUMENTS MODIFIED BY U.S. DISTRIBUTORS dated January 6, 2017, to all affected customers. . Customerss were instructed to identify all medical facilities that may have used or received the affected instruments and identify the modified instruments used at each facility. This information was to be used to generate Reconciliation Forms for each impacted Medical Facility. The Reconciliation Forms and URGENT INFORMATION  RECALL NOTICE FOR INSTRUMENTS MODIFIED BY U.S. DISTRIBUTORS recall notifications were then delivered by DePuy Synthes Sales Consultants to the affected medical facilities. Instructions in the URGENT INFORMATION  RECALL NOTICE FOR INSTRUMENTS MODIFIED BY U.S. DISTRIBUTORS provided to the medical facilities included the following: Please take the following actions: " Please immediately cease using the modified instruments identified in the attached Reconciliation Form. Your U.S. DePuy Synthes Sales consultant will work with your facility to locate and replace any affected instruments. " If your facility is using an instrument that was created or modified by a DePuy Distributor at the request of a surgeon, and it is not listed on the attached Reconciliation Form, please contact your DePuy Synthes Sales Consultant for an evaluation to determine if the instrument should be returned and replaced. WI-9956 | Rev 5 | Attachment B2 " Return Affected Instruments: o Medical facilities are to determine if any of the recalled instruments are still on hand by working with your U.S. DePuy Synthes Sales Consultant, and return affected devices immediately to their U.S. DePuy Synthes Sales Consultant or return them to DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. for credit following normal purchasing procedures. o Note: These instruments may be on consignment at your facility. " Reconciliation Form: Complete the Reconciliation Form and return to your U.S. DePuy Synthes Sales Consultant or


  • Modelo / Serial
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution to: AZ CA IA IL IN LA MA MD ME MI MN PA VA
  • Descripción del producto
    DePuy Synthes || various orthopedic instruments modified by U.S. Distributors || These instruments are used in various orthopedic procedures
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., 700 Orthopaedic Dr, Warsaw IN 46582-3994
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source