Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Smith & Nephew Hip Arthroscopy Repair Instrument Tray

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 Smith & Nephew, Inc. Endoscopy Division.

¿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
    Sterilization wrap containers, trays, cassettes & other accessories - Product Code KCT
  • Causa
    Hip arthroscopy repair instrument tray shipped with an incorrect instructions for use (ifu).
  • Acción
    Smith & Nephew sent an "URGENT FIELD CORRECTION NOTIFICATION" letter dated May 19, 2011 to all affected customers. The letter describes the product, problem, and the actions to be taken by the customers. Customers were instructed to confirm receipt of the corrected IFU document (10600729 rev B.) and communicate to appropriate facility individuals. Once appropriate individuals are informed, customers were instructed to complete and return information requested at the bottom of the letter. The completed information should be returned to Smith& Nephew via fax at 978-749-1654 or by mail at Smith & Nephew Endoscopy, 150 Minuteman Road, Andover, MA 01810. Questions may be answered by contacting the Manager, QA and Compliance at 978-749-1397.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Number: 48208-1-1B
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution--No USA Distribution; countries of Italy, Portugal, United Kingdom, and Venezuela.
  • Descripción del producto
    Smith & Nephew Hip Arthroscopy Repair Instrument Tray || Part Number: 72202732 || Device Description-The Smith & Nephew Hip Arthroscopy Repair Instrument Tray is designed to contain and protect reusable surgical instruments during transport, sterilization, and storage and to allow optimal exposure of the tray's contents to sterilant during the sterilization process. The instrument tray is a perforated stainless steel case with a latchable lid and handle. The tray is fitted with nylon coated aluminum holders, silicone instrument holders, and a protective mat. The instrument tray is marked to facilitate organized instrument placement.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Smith & Nephew, Inc. Endoscopy Division, 150 Minuteman Drive, Andover MA 01810-1031
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