Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall NDI P7 Position Sensor, Stereotaxic Instrument

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.

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  • Tipo de evento
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • 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 on specific p7 position sensors (cameras), installed on sesamoid and sesamoid plasty cas workstations due to a series of these components determined to be affected with a manufacturing issue whereby they may potentially stop functioning during usage.
  • Acción
    Zimmer CAS sent an Field Recall Notice dated June 9, 2009. Zimmer CAS conducted a retrospective recall/Field Correction on given P7 Position Sensors (Cameras). These were installed on given Sesamoid and Sesamoid Plasty CAS workstations. A series of these components have been determined to be affected with a manufacturing issue whereby they may potentially stop functioning during usage. The failure mode consists in the camera stopping to track and interrupting the application with an error code 0X00000020 being displayed on the navigation panel. For any questions or concerns please contact the Zimmer CAS customer service, 1-866-336-7846.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Part Number: NDI P7 Position Sensor Product Number 201.053 (a component of part number 521.035, Sesamoid Plasty Camera Arm Kit) Lot/Serial Number: 38 units affected: P7-00321, P7-00339, P7-00360, P7-00361, P7-00362, P7-00363, P7-00364, P7-00365, P7-00366, P7-00368, P7-00369, P7-00370, P7-00371, P7-00372, P7-00373, P7-00375, P7-00387, P7-00412, P7-00414, P7-00415, P7-00416, P7-00417, P7-00418, P7-00419, P7-00420, P7-00421, P7-00422, P7-00423, P7-00431, P7-00451, P7-00452, P7-00453, P7-00562, P7-00563, P7-00565, P7-00568, P7-00569, P7-00590 (The lot number and the serial number are the same)
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Distribution to the states of : KS, MS, WI, NJ, KS, IN, LA, FL and WA., and to the countries of : Canada, Australia, Singapore, Netherlands, UK, Austria, Germany, Switzerland and Czech Republic.
  • Descripción del producto
    NDI P7 Position Sensor, 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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