Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Tibial Impact Pad

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 Zimmer Biomet, 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
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Impactor - Product Code HWA
  • Causa
    Potential for the persona partial knee impactor pad to fracture.
  • Acción
    Consignees were notified of the recall via letter on about 08/28/2017. Instructions for distributors, sales representatives, and distributor operations leaders include to ensure affected team members are aware of the recall, review the list of hospitals included and note any not included that should be notified, and complete and return the Acknowledgement Form. Instructions for risk managers and surgeons include to ensure affected personnel are aware of the recall, ensure that the provided updated surgical technique is used, and complete and return the Certificate of Acknowledgement. Further questions or concerns can be sent to customer service at 574-371-3071 between 8:00 am and 5:00pm EST, Monday through Friday. Questions can also be emailed to


  • Modelo / Serial
    Item No. 42539909100; Lot No. (UDI No.): 63517759 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63517759), 63555750 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63555750), 63555752 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63555752), 63561883 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63561883), 63561884 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63561884), 63594911((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63594911), 63594914 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63594914), 63698564 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63698564), 63705328 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63705328)
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distribution in the states of AZ, CA, CO, ID, IL, IN, MA, MD, MI, NJ, NM, PA, SC, TX, WA, WI. Distributed internationally to Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK.
  • Descripción del producto
    Persona Partial Knee System || Product Usage: || The Persona Partial Knee System instruments are used by a surgeon to facilitate the implantation of PPK implantable components into the medical knee compartment during unicondylar knee replacement.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Zimmer Biomet, Inc., 56 E Bell Dr, Warsaw IN 46582-6989
  • 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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