Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Navitrack System OS Knee Universal

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 Orthosoft, Inc. dba Zimmer CAS.

¿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 3
  • 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
    Neurological stereotaxic Instrument - Product Code HAW
  • Causa
    Zimmer cas voluntarily conducted a retrospective recall of the navitrack system - os knee universal, due to software anomalies which were corrected with a new revision in version
  • Acción
    This is a retrospective report of a correction taken on 20 June 2008. The two software issues were corrected in the new software version There were 164 copies of the affected software, 5 of which were only temporary licenses. There were 152 of the 159 software copies that had a full license that were confirmed to have installed the updated instructions per the correction notice for a total percentage of 96%. All sales representatives were made aware of the software issues by written notice. Both software issues were corrected in a new revision of the software with no remaining effect. There have been no complaints since the correction was implemented. Recall notices were e-mailed to customers dated 06/20/2008.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product Name: Orthosoft Universal TKR (software application) Product Number: ORTHOsoft-UniTkr-2 Affected Lot #: Software release version ORTHOsoft-UniTkr-
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Domestic: CA, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, MD, MN, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OR, PA, RI, SD, TN, TX, WA, WI Foreign: Germany, Spain, Czech Republic, Netherlands, Switzerland, New Zealand, Morocco, Brazil, Australia, Austria, France, Italy, Singapore, United Kingdom
  • Descripción del producto
    Navitrack¿ System - OS Knee Universal, Orthopedic Stereotaxic Instrument
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Orthosoft, Inc. dba Zimmer CAS, 75 Queen St #3300, Montreal Canada
  • 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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