Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Repose G2 Bone Screw System

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 Medtronic Xomed, 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.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Intraoral devices for snoring and intraoral devices for snoring and obstructive sleep apnea - Product Code LRK
  • Causa
    Medtronic xomed, inc. is recalling the repose bone screw system product and bone screw product due to improper labeling. the labeling for the repose system was inadvertently placed on the repose screw and vice versa.
  • Acción
    Firm notified customers by phone on 7/27/2009. Firm asked customers to check inventories for the affected products listed on the enclosed Checklist. 1. Fill-in the "quantity on-hand "column on the checklist. 2. If you have any this product lot, contact Medtronic ENT Customer Service at 800-874-5797 (select Option 1 for Customer Service) and ask for the REPOSE Field Action Contact Person for help to arrange for returns and replacements or credit. 3. Fax your Checklist to Medtronic ENT at the number provided. 4. Return products clearly marked.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot # 62450200
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    9 consignees in the continental United States.
  • Descripción del producto
    Repose G2 Bone Screw, Sterile, REF 76310200, Lot # 62450200. || Distributed by Medtronic Xomed, Inc., Jacksonville, Florida 32216 U.S.A.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Medtronic Xomed, Inc., 6743 Southpoint Dr N, Jacksonville FL 32216-6218
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.
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