Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall JTS External Drive Unit (JTS Grower Drive)

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 Stanmore Implants Worldwide 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.

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
    Prosthesis, knee, femorotibial, constrained, cemented, metal/polymer - Product Code KRO
  • Causa
    Three (3) complaints were identified in which the potential for utilization of the jts grower drive in the incorrect orientation in relation to the limb entry point of the device, together with the potential to select incorrect settings for the extension procedure. as a result, the prostheses in such cases failed to extend as intended.
  • Acción
    Stanmore Implants sent an Urgent Field Safety Notice dated July 4, 2017, notifying customers of the recall. Additionally, the recalling firm requests that consignees immediately check their inventory for recalled product, quarantine any product on hand, inform SIW of any product on hand, complete the attached response form, and return the response for and affected product to the firm. It is requested that consignees distribute the notice internally to all affected parties and that they contact their local Stanmore representative to request training. If any adverse events are associated with this device, the firm asks that it be reported to them. For further questions, please call (972) 501-1402.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product Code MLE3; Serial No. 907-103, 907-104, 907-119, 907-123, 907-125, 907-126, 907-127, 907-028, 907-237, 907-240, 907-500, 907-501, 907-502, 907-503, 907-504.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution to the states of : CA, FL, GA, KS, MI, NJ, OH, PA, SC, and TX.
  • Descripción del producto
    JTS External Drive Unit || JTS Distal Femoral Extendible Implant Femur is intended for the replacement of diseased or deficient bone in the distal femur.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Stanmore Implants Worldwide Ltd., Centennial Park, 210 Centennial Avenue; CENTENNIAL PARK, Borehamwood United Kingdom
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source