Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Zimmer

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 Manufacturing B.V..

¿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
  • 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
    Rod, fixation, intramedullary and accessories - Product Code HSB
  • Causa
    As a result of the insufficient sealer calibration data for product packaged in firm's building ii between august 2010 and april 2013. the affected products are sterile.
  • Acción
    Zimmer Biomet sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall Letter, dated January 11, 2016, to Distributors, Sales Representatives, Operation Managers, and Risk Managers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to 1.Review the notification and ensure that relevant personnel are aware of the contents. 2. Assist your Zimmer Biomet sales representative with the quarantine of any affected product. 3. Your Zimmer Biomet sales representative will remove the recalled product from your facility. 4. Complete and return the attached Certificate of Acknowledgment form to 5. If after reviewing this notification you have further questions or concerns please call Customer Service at 1-800-348-2759, or contact your Zimmer Biomet Sales Representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    lot no.: 61893774 61968082 62153448 62296426 62296426N 61983672 62153447 61827280 61920741 61964034 62108027 62108029 62153449 61835479 61878730 61878732 61940068 61940069 62121105 62121106 62121107 62121108 61621138 61878733 61929350 61940070 61940071 62086349 62086350 62086351 62086353 62086355 62086356 62153450 61763506 61878734 61878735 61940072 62121116 62121117 62121118 62121119 61878736 61929351 61940076 62121110 62121111 62121112 62121113 62103433 61597004 61597004N 61906259 61895931 61895932 61895933 61895935 61912972 61912975 61912976 61912977
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Product 60 consists of all product under product code: HSB and same usage: || Item no: || 225207055 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || 225207555 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || 225208055 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || 225208555 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || 225209055 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || 225209555 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || 225210055 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || 225210555 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || 225211555 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || 225212055 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || 225213055 RECON SCREW LG 5.5MM DIA || Usage: || An intramedullary fixation rod is a device intended to be implanted that consists of a rod made of alloys such as cobalt-chromium-molybdenum and stainless steel. It is inserted into the medullary (bone marrow) canal of long bones for the fixation of fractures.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Zimmer Manufacturing B.V., Turpeaux Industrial Park Rd 1 km 123.4, Mercedita PR 00715
  • 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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