Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Hemostatic Bone Putty

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 Synthes, 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
  • 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
    Wax,bone - Product Code MTJ
  • Causa
    Revision a of the hemostatic bone putty brochure (j10847a) was sent to sales consultants instead of revision b (j10847b), which corrected an error in the indication statement.
  • Acción
    On/about 12/22/2011, emails containing Revision B brochure, as well as instructions to delete/destroy Revision A, were sent to 38 affected individuals (sales consultants). On/about 1/04/2012, follow up phone calls were made to each member of the sales force who had received Rev. A (110847 A) to confirm that they had replaced the Rev. A with the Rev. B (110847 B). In addition, the members of the sales force were asked whether or not the Rev. A had been disseminated to any HCP's. During the follow up conversation, one member of the sales force stated that he had provided the previous version to a surgeon. On 01/06/2012, the sales consultant spoke to the surgeon in person and the surgeon confirmed that he had disposed of the Rev. A.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Part 10847A
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Distributed in the state of WI
  • Descripción del producto
    Hemostatic Bone Putty, for use as a water-soluble implant material and for use in the control of bleeding from bone surfaces.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Synthes, Inc., 1302 Wrights Ln E, West Chester PA 19380-3417
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source