Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall T2 Ankle Arthrodesis Nail Surgical Protocol

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 Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp..

¿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 3
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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
    Intramedullary Fixation Rod - Product Code HSB
  • Causa
    Operative surgical technique was found to have a typographical error where hyphens were inadvertently omitted in incision lengths (i.E. 1520 cm should be 15-20 cm).
  • Acción
    Important Product Correction Letters, dated November 17, 2006, were sent to all Stryker Branches/agencies via Federal Express. The letter stated the issue and asked consignees to examine their inventory and contact their sales reps. It also told them to destroy the affected Operative Techniques by cutting them in half and discarding them, complete the attached Acknowledgment Form, and fax a signed copy of that form to 201-831-6069. The letter stated that Stryker Orthopaedics Customer Service reps would place consignees' re-orders for the product being destroyed. Also, the letter stated that in the interim a correct revision of the Operative Technique could be found online. Customers are to contact Dave O'Dell at 201-831-5277 or Rita Intorrella at 201-831-5825 with any questions.


  • Modelo / Serial
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    T2 Ankle Arthrodesis Nail Surgical Protocol, Catalog Number LT2AA-OT, Stryker Orthopaedics || The Surgical Protocol instructs surgeons on proper surgical technique for the T2 Ankle Arthrodesis Nail.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp., 325 Corporate Dr, Mahwah NJ 07430
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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