Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Pinnacle

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
  • 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
    Prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, porous uncemented - Product Code LPH
  • Causa
    Depuy orthopaedics, inc. (depuy) is issuing a voluntary recall of one lot of the altrx" liner because the product was incorrectly labeled on the box. the box was labeled for a 36idx52od +4 neutral liner, but the product enclosed was a 36idx56od neutral liner. three ( 3 ) complaints were received in january 2012.
  • Acción
    DePuy Orthopaedics sent an URGENT INFORMATION- MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL NOTICE dated March 7, 2012 via email to all affected distributors and customers. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. Distributors and customers are instructed to cease further distribution or use or of recalled product and to return them to DePuy. The sales representatives are expected to aid customer in returning of recalled product. Distributors and sales representatives are to return the recalled product through the normal DePuy Returns process. Reconciliation form should be completed and returned to your DePuy Sales Representative or faxed to 574-372-7567. For questions about recall information contact the Manager of Customer Quality 574-372-7333.


  • Modelo / Serial
    product code1221-36-452, lot 187460.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA Nationwide including the state of VA and the country of Ireland.
  • Descripción del producto
    Pinnacle Hip Solutions ALTRX Polyethylene Acetabular Liner, Ref 1221-36-452 || Product Usage: || An acetabular liner is used in combination with other implants for total hip arthroplasty is intended to provide increased patient mobility and reduce pain by replacing the damaged hip joint articulation in patients where there is evidence of sufficient sound bone to seat and support the components.
  • Manufacturer


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